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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 14:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 01' South, Longitude: 55° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.69 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.0"996.95 miwest0° 11' 09.1"12.77 minorth997.23 mi
24 hours11° 15' 05.8"772.53 mieast4° 31' 13.2"310.63 minorth835.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaTue 6:12 PM265 km165 miles143 nmNorth N
MoroniTue 5:12 PM1437 km893 miles776 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port LouisTue 6:12 PM1470 km913 miles794 nmSouth S
MogadishuTue 5:12 PM1512 km940 miles817 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-DenisTue 6:12 PM1534 km953 miles828 nmSouth S
AntananarivoTue 5:12 PM1577 km980 miles852 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dar es SalaamTue 5:12 PM1796 km1116 miles970 nmWest W
Diego GarciaTue 8:12 PM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmEast E
NairobiTue 5:12 PM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaTue 5:12 PM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmWest W
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