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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: 79%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 29' South, Longitude: 86° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.79 meters/second, 1568.8 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.25 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 29' 23.1"974.73 miwest0° 09' 31.2"10.91 minorth975.11 mi
24 hours11° 57' 47.1"804.80 mieast4° 04' 09.1"279.72 minorth857.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 8:32 PM1684 km1047 miles909 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 8:02 PM2368 km1471 miles1278 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaTue 9:32 PM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboTue 8:02 PM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungTue 9:32 PM2423 km1506 miles1308 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleTue 7:32 PM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala LumpurTue 10:32 PM2490 km1547 miles1344 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 10:32 PM2518 km1564 miles1359 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandTue 7:32 PM2835 km1761 miles1531 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PontianakTue 9:32 PM2927 km1818 miles1580 nmEast-northeast ENE
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