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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 7:42 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 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° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.78 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' 22.9"974.65 miwest0° 09' 31.1"10.91 minorth975.03 mi
24 hours11° 57' 48.7"804.76 mieast4° 04' 07.7"279.67 minorth857.77 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 PM1711 km1063 miles924 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaTue 9:32 PM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 8:02 PM2377 km1477 miles1284 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboTue 8:02 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungTue 9:32 PM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleTue 7:32 PM2442 km1517 miles1318 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala LumpurTue 10:32 PM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 10:32 PM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandTue 7:32 PM2843 km1767 miles1535 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PontianakTue 9:32 PM2901 km1803 miles1567 nmEast-northeast ENE
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