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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: 23%

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 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 33' North, Longitude: 69° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.72 meters/second, 1593.8 km/hour, 990.3 miles/hour or 860.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.51 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.5"990.26 miwest0° 10' 36.8"12.16 misouth990.59 mi
24 hours11° 41' 13.6"797.30 mieast4° 30' 00.0"309.26 misouth859.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiThu 8:28 AM512 km318 miles277 nmSoutheast SE
MangaloreThu 8:58 AM692 km430 miles374 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleThu 8:28 AM743 km462 miles401 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 8:58 AM831 km516 miles449 nmEast E
MaduraiThu 8:58 AM950 km591 miles513 nmEast E
BangaloreThu 8:58 AM962 km598 miles519 nmEast-northeast ENE
AnantapurThu 8:58 AM1051 km653 miles568 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneThu 8:58 AM1100 km683 miles594 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MumbaiThu 8:58 AM1103 km685 miles595 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboThu 8:58 AM1182 km735 miles638 nmEast-southeast ESE
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