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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: 50%

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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 13:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 07' South, Longitude: 62° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.58 meters/second, 1604.1 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.2"996.72 miwest0° 11' 08.5"12.76 minorth997.00 mi
24 hours11° 15' 43.3"773.09 mieast4° 31' 06.0"310.49 minorth835.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaTue 5:42 PM858 km533 miles464 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaTue 7:42 PM1063 km660 miles574 nmEast E
Port LouisTue 5:42 PM1554 km965 miles839 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisTue 5:42 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleTue 6:42 PM1725 km1072 miles931 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoTue 4:42 PM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmSouthwest SW
MogadishuTue 4:42 PM2188 km1359 miles1181 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniTue 4:42 PM2204 km1369 miles1190 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 7:12 PM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmNortheast NE
ColomboTue 7:12 PM2449 km1522 miles1323 nmNortheast NE
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