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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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 27' South
Longitude: 57° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.84 meters/second, 1551.0 km/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.06 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 27' 08.1"963.66 miwest0° 08' 42.8"9.99 minorth964.04 mi
24 hours12° 42' 59.8"847.96 mieast3° 48' 34.8"261.92 minorth894.29 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 4:24 PM524 km326 miles283 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSun 4:24 PM624 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToamasinaSun 3:24 PM867 km539 miles468 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSun 3:24 PM1083 km673 miles585 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 4:24 PM1211 km752 miles654 nmNorth N
MoroniSun 3:24 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSun 6:24 PM1901 km1182 miles1027 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamSun 3:24 PM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSun 3:24 PM2325 km1445 miles1255 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweSun 2:24 PM2510 km1560 miles1355 nmWest W
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