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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 33' South, Longitude: 62° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.03 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' 22.0"981.96 miwest0° 10' 17.7"11.79 minorth982.33 mi
24 hours11° 53' 40.3"806.13 mieast4° 17' 54.1"295.41 minorth863.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Mon 4:56 PM907 km564 miles490 nmSouth S
VictoriaMon 4:56 PM1076 km668 miles581 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisMon 4:56 PM1083 km673 miles585 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaMon 6:56 PM1205 km748 miles650 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-DenisMon 4:56 PM1265 km786 miles683 nmSouthwest SW
AntananarivoMon 3:56 PM1784 km1108 miles963 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniMon 3:56 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmWest W
MaleMon 5:56 PM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuMon 3:56 PM2405 km1495 miles1299 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamMon 3:56 PM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmWest W
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