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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: 61%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 24' South
Longitude: 59° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.29 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.2"1005.03 miwest0° 11' 22.4"13.03 minorth1005.18 mi
24 hours10° 51' 18.8"750.26 mieast4° 30' 53.2"310.22 minorth812.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaWed 6:42 PM514 km319 miles278 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaWed 8:42 PM1531 km951 miles827 nmEast-southeast ESE
MogadishuWed 5:42 PM1653 km1027 miles892 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleWed 7:42 PM1718 km1068 miles928 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisWed 6:42 PM1977 km1229 miles1068 nmSouth S
MoroniWed 5:42 PM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisWed 6:42 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntananarivoWed 5:42 PM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmSouthwest SW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 8:12 PM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamWed 5:42 PM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmWest-southwest WSW
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