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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
This phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 57' South, Longitude: 50° 42' 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"997.11 miwest0° 11' 09.5"12.78 minorth997.39 mi
24 hours11° 14' 41.0"772.16 mieast4° 31' 17.9"310.72 minorth835.02 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 PM587 km364 miles317 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntsirananaTue 5:32 PM609 km378 miles329 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouTue 5:32 PM880 km547 miles475 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduTue 5:32 PM900 km559 miles486 nmSouthwest SW
FomboniTue 5:32 PM964 km599 miles521 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniTue 5:32 PM970 km603 miles524 nmWest-southwest WSW
MogadishuTue 5:32 PM1159 km720 miles626 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dar es SalaamTue 5:32 PM1261 km784 miles681 nmWest W
AntananarivoTue 5:32 PM1367 km850 miles738 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisTue 6:32 PM1623 km1009 miles877 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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