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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 2:32:00 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
This phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 58' South, Longitude: 50° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.75 meters/second, 1604.7 km/hour, 997.1 miles/hour or 866.5 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' 15.2"997.03 miWest0° 11' 09.5"12.78 miNorth997.31 mi
24 hours11° 14' 42.3"772.12 miEast4° 31' 17.5"310.69 miNorth834.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaTue 6:32 PM560 km348 miles302 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntsirananaTue 5:32 PM616 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouTue 5:32 PM900 km559 miles486 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduTue 5:32 PM922 km573 miles498 nmSouthwest SW
FomboniTue 5:32 PM987 km614 miles533 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniTue 5:32 PM995 km618 miles537 nmWest-southwest WSW
MogadishuTue 5:32 PM1175 km730 miles635 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dar es SalaamTue 5:32 PM1291 km802 miles697 nmWest W
AntananarivoTue 5:32 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisTue 6:32 PM1614 km1003 miles872 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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