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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: 40%
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 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 15' South
Longitude: 36° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.58 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 29' 30.9"983.26 miwest0° 10' 22.7"11.89 minorth983.63 mi
24 hours11° 50' 30.0"803.47 mieast4° 19' 21.8"297.10 minorth861.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MzuzuMon 4:42 PM265 km165 miles143 nmWest W
LilongweMon 4:42 PM419 km260 miles226 nmSouthwest SW
BlantyreMon 4:42 PM525 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NampulaMon 4:42 PM526 km327 miles284 nmSoutheast SE
DodomaMon 5:42 PM566 km352 miles306 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamMon 5:42 PM582 km361 miles314 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Zanzibar CityMon 5:42 PM639 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 5:42 PM752 km468 miles406 nmEast E
MombasaMon 5:42 PM872 km542 miles471 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduMon 5:42 PM874 km543 miles472 nmEast E
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