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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:22:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 14:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 59' South, Longitude: 53° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.72 meters/second, 1604.6 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 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' 14.5"996.95 miWest0° 11' 09.3"12.78 miNorth997.23 mi
24 hours11° 14' 54.7"772.31 miEast4° 31' 15.4"310.65 miNorth835.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaTue 6:22 PM348 km216 miles188 nmNortheast NE
MoroniTue 5:22 PM1228 km763 miles663 nmWest-southwest WSW
MogadishuTue 5:22 PM1340 km833 miles724 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoTue 5:22 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisTue 6:22 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisTue 6:22 PM1553 km965 miles838 nmSouth S
Dar es SalaamTue 5:22 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmWest W
NairobiTue 5:22 PM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaTue 5:22 PM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmWest W
Diego GarciaTue 8:22 PM2101 km1305 miles1134 nmEast E

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