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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: 15%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 02:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 11' North, Longitude: 91° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.88 meters/second, 1608.8 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 32.7"999.51 miwest0° 11' 49.9"13.55 misouth999.76 mi
24 hours11° 55' 13.4"821.19 mieast4° 53' 33.0"336.16 misouth889.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehFri 9:48 AM470 km292 miles254 nmEast E
MedanFri 9:48 AM860 km534 miles464 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kuala LumpurFri 10:48 AM1199 km745 miles648 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 8:18 AM1251 km778 miles676 nmWest W
ColomboFri 8:18 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmWest W
YangonFri 9:18 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangkokFri 9:48 AM1399 km869 miles755 nmNortheast NE
ChennaiFri 8:18 AM1475 km916 miles796 nmNorthwest NW
SingaporeFri 10:48 AM1482 km921 miles800 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaduraiFri 8:18 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmWest-northwest WNW
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