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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 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 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: 90° 49' 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 32.7"999.52 miwest0° 11' 50.0"13.55 misouth999.76 mi
24 hours11° 55' 14.4"821.21 mieast4° 53' 33.7"336.18 misouth889.36 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 AM500 km311 miles270 nmEast E
MedanFri 9:48 AM889 km552 miles480 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 8:18 AM1222 km759 miles660 nmWest W
ColomboFri 8:18 AM1228 km763 miles663 nmWest W
Kuala LumpurFri 10:48 AM1229 km763 miles663 nmEast E
YangonFri 9:18 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangkokFri 9:48 AM1421 km883 miles767 nmNortheast NE
ChennaiFri 8:18 AM1451 km902 miles784 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiFri 8:18 AM1497 km930 miles808 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeFri 10:48 AM1510 km939 miles816 nmEast-southeast ESE

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