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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 13:06:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 21' South, Longitude: 47° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.08 meters/second, 1551.9 km/hour, 964.3 miles/hour or 838.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.07 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 27' 12.0"964.12 miwest0° 08' 46.2"10.05 minorth964.51 mi
24 hours12° 41' 30.1"846.64 mieast3° 49' 38.5"263.11 minorth893.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahajangaSun 4:06 PM103 km64 miles56 nmWest-southwest WSW
MamoutzouSun 4:06 PM355 km220 miles191 nmNorthwest NW
ToamasinaSun 4:06 PM389 km242 miles210 nmSoutheast SE
AntananarivoSun 4:06 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth S
AntsirananaSun 4:06 PM409 km254 miles221 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduSun 4:06 PM465 km289 miles251 nmNorthwest NW
AntsirabeSun 4:06 PM500 km311 miles270 nmSouth S
FomboniSun 4:06 PM505 km314 miles273 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniSun 4:06 PM588 km365 miles317 nmNorthwest NW
FianarantsoaSun 4:06 PM675 km420 miles365 nmSouth S

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