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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: 14%

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 04:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 51' North, Longitude: 66° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.08 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 30.3"999.97 miwest0° 11' 54.1"13.63 misouth1000.21 mi
24 hours11° 56' 34.6"823.16 mieast4° 54' 45.5"337.55 misouth891.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiFri 9:28 AM739 km459 miles399 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleFri 9:28 AM766 km476 miles414 nmEast E
Addu CityFri 9:28 AM946 km588 miles511 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 9:58 AM1209 km751 miles653 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiFri 9:58 AM1385 km861 miles748 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboFri 9:58 AM1482 km921 miles800 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 9:58 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmEast E
Diego GarciaFri 10:28 AM1492 km927 miles806 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BangaloreFri 9:58 AM1499 km931 miles809 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaFri 8:28 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmSouthwest SW

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