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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 12:46:00 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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 24' South, Longitude: 52° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.96 meters/second, 1551.5 km/hour, 964.0 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' 10.1"963.86 miWest0° 08' 44.6"10.02 miNorth964.25 mi
24 hours12° 42' 13.9"847.26 miEast3° 49' 07.5"262.52 miNorth893.78 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 PM412 km256 miles223 nmSouthwest SW
AntsirananaSun 3:46 PM454 km282 miles245 nmNorthwest NW
MahajangaSun 3:46 PM613 km381 miles331 nmWest W
AntananarivoSun 3:46 PM615 km382 miles332 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSun 4:46 PM707 km439 miles382 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntsirabeSun 3:46 PM724 km450 miles391 nmSouthwest SW
Port LouisSun 4:46 PM785 km488 miles424 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouSun 3:46 PM788 km490 miles425 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutsamuduSun 3:46 PM898 km558 miles485 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniSun 3:46 PM958 km595 miles517 nmWest-northwest WNW

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