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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: 12%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' South, Longitude: 48° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.83 meters/second, 1511.4 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 23' 48.7"938.86 miwest0° 00' 41.6"0.80 minorth938.89 mi
24 hours14° 22' 45.3"937.71 mieast0° 53' 42.0"61.56 minorth942.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaWed 2:14 PM157 km98 miles85 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoWed 2:14 PM159 km99 miles86 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeWed 2:14 PM201 km125 miles108 nmWest-southwest WSW
FianarantsoaWed 2:14 PM289 km179 miles156 nmSouthwest SW
MahajangaWed 2:14 PM499 km310 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisWed 3:14 PM701 km436 miles379 nmEast-southeast ESE
MamoutzouWed 2:14 PM839 km522 miles453 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisWed 3:14 PM903 km561 miles488 nmEast E
MutsamuduWed 2:14 PM943 km586 miles509 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniWed 2:14 PM970 km603 miles524 nmNorthwest NW
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