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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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 24' South, Longitude: 51° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.97 meters/second, 1551.5 km/hour, 964.1 miles/hour or 837.7 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' 10.3"963.94 miwest0° 08' 44.6"10.02 minorth964.33 mi
24 hours12° 42' 11.4"847.28 mieast3° 49' 09.2"262.57 minorth893.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaSun 3:46 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSouthwest SW
AntsirananaSun 3:46 PM435 km270 miles235 nmNorthwest NW
MahajangaSun 3:46 PM584 km363 miles315 nmWest W
AntananarivoSun 3:46 PM595 km370 miles321 nmSouthwest SW
AntsirabeSun 3:46 PM703 km437 miles380 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSun 4:46 PM722 km449 miles390 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MamoutzouSun 3:46 PM760 km472 miles411 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisSun 4:46 PM806 km501 miles435 nmSoutheast SE
MutsamuduSun 3:46 PM871 km541 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniSun 3:46 PM931 km579 miles503 nmWest-northwest WNW
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