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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.

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

UTC time = Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 12:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 28%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 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° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.89 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"16.06 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 27' 09.0"963.70 miWest0° 08' 43.5"10.00 miNorth964.09 mi
24 hours12° 42' 40.3"847.63 miEast3° 48' 48.7"262.16 miNorth894.04 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 PM592 km368 miles320 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisSun 4:34 PM606 km376 miles327 nmSouth S
ToamasinaSun 3:34 PM659 km410 miles356 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSun 3:34 PM874 km543 miles472 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeSun 3:34 PM969 km602 miles523 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sun 4:34 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmEast-southeast ESE
VictoriaSun 4:34 PM1197 km744 miles646 nmNorth N
MoroniSun 3:34 PM1326 km824 miles716 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamSun 3:34 PM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSun 6:34 PM2109 km1311 miles1139 nmEast-northeast ENE

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