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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: 24%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 45' North, Longitude: 86° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.46 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.49 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.2"989.61 miwest0° 10' 32.4"12.08 misouth989.94 mi
24 hours11° 40' 44.7"796.22 mieast4° 28' 31.4"307.55 misouth857.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiThu 7:48 AM565 km351 miles305 nmWest-southwest WSW
TrincomaleeThu 7:48 AM583 km362 miles315 nmWest-southwest WSW
KandyThu 7:48 AM690 km429 miles373 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChennaiThu 7:48 AM763 km474 miles412 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 7:48 AM781 km485 miles422 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboThu 7:48 AM785 km488 miles424 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiThu 7:48 AM909 km565 miles491 nmWest W
VisakhapatnamThu 7:48 AM943 km586 miles509 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BangaloreThu 7:48 AM1028 km639 miles555 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramThu 7:48 AM1048 km651 miles566 nmWest W

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