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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 13:24:00 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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' South, Longitude: 42° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.18 meters/second, 1552.3 km/hour, 964.5 miles/hour or 838.2 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 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.8"964.35 miwest0° 08' 47.5"10.08 minorth964.74 mi
24 hours12° 40' 50.8"846.09 mieast3° 50' 06.3"263.64 minorth892.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FomboniSun 4:24 PM348 km216 miles188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MahajangaSun 4:24 PM373 km232 miles201 nmEast E
MamoutzouSun 4:24 PM379 km236 miles205 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduSun 4:24 PM386 km240 miles208 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NampulaSun 3:24 PM387 km241 miles209 nmWest W
MoroniSun 4:24 PM403 km250 miles217 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSun 4:24 PM636 km395 miles344 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeSun 4:24 PM671 km417 miles362 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaSun 4:24 PM765 km475 miles413 nmEast-southeast ESE
BeiraSun 3:24 PM988 km614 miles533 nmWest-southwest WSW

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