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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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 20' South
Longitude: 44° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.14 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.07 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.2"964.33 miwest0° 08' 47.1"10.07 minorth964.72 mi
24 hours12° 41' 05.9"846.36 mieast3° 49' 55.6"263.46 minorth893.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MamoutzouSun 4:16 PM292 km181 miles158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduSun 4:16 PM350 km218 miles189 nmNorth N
MoroniSun 4:16 PM425 km264 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSun 4:16 PM510 km317 miles275 nmSoutheast SE
NampulaSun 3:16 PM565 km351 miles305 nmWest W
AntsirabeSun 4:16 PM569 km353 miles307 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToamasinaSun 4:16 PM607 km377 miles328 nmEast-southeast ESE
Dar es SalaamSun 4:16 PM1101 km684 miles594 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LilongweSun 3:16 PM1167 km725 miles630 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSun 5:16 PM1310 km814 miles707 nmEast-southeast ESE
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