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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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 54° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.90 meters/second, 1551.2 km/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.07 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 27' 09.1"963.79 miwest0° 08' 43.7"10.00 minorth964.17 mi
24 hours12° 42' 37.7"847.65 mieast3° 48' 50.4"262.21 minorth894.08 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 4:34 PM606 km376 miles327 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisSun 4:34 PM609 km379 miles329 nmSouth S
ToamasinaSun 3:34 PM634 km394 miles342 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirananaSun 3:34 PM674 km419 miles364 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoSun 3:34 PM850 km528 miles459 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeSun 3:34 PM944 km587 miles510 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 4:34 PM1199 km745 miles647 nmNorth N
MoroniSun 3:34 PM1294 km804 miles698 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamSun 3:34 PM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSun 6:34 PM2135 km1327 miles1153 nmEast-northeast ENE
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