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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 28%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 28' South, Longitude: 58° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.80 meters/second, 1550.9 km/hour, 963.7 miles/hour or 837.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.06 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.3"963.48 miwest0° 08' 42.1"9.97 minorth963.87 mi
24 hours12° 43' 17.2"848.15 mieast3° 48' 22.1"261.66 minorth894.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSun 4:16 PM543 km337 miles293 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSun 4:16 PM705 km438 miles381 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaSun 4:16 PM1260 km783 miles681 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSun 3:16 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaSun 6:16 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniSun 3:16 PM1750 km1088 miles945 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamSun 3:16 PM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSun 3:16 PM2450 km1523 miles1323 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 5:16 PM2700 km1678 miles1458 nmNortheast NE
LilongweSun 2:16 PM2717 km1688 miles1467 nmWest W

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