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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: 39%
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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 33' South
Longitude: 62° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.04 meters/second, 1580.5 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.37 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 29' 22.1"982.05 miwest0° 10' 17.7"11.80 minorth982.42 mi
24 hours11° 53' 38.3"806.16 mieast4° 17' 54.9"295.45 minorth863.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaMon 4:56 PM1055 km655 miles570 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisMon 4:56 PM1070 km665 miles578 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaMon 6:56 PM1232 km765 miles665 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-DenisMon 4:56 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntananarivoMon 3:56 PM1758 km1093 miles949 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniMon 3:56 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmWest W
MaleMon 5:56 PM2154 km1338 miles1163 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuMon 3:56 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamMon 3:56 PM2553 km1586 miles1378 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 6:26 PM2843 km1766 miles1535 nmNortheast NE
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