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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Monday, October 15, 2012 at 05:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 17' South, Longitude: 83° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.66 meters/second, 1582.8 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.39 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 26' 49.4"983.29 miwest0° 11' 37.1"13.31 misouth983.07 mi
24 hours13° 35' 19.0"924.87 mieast4° 19' 22.9"297.17 misouth964.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 11:52 AM1302 km809 miles703 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:22 AM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboMon 11:22 AM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleMon 10:52 AM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 11:22 AM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiMon 11:22 AM2323 km1443 miles1254 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurMon 1:52 PM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeMon 1:52 PM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaMon 12:52 PM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmEast E
ChennaiMon 11:22 AM2614 km1624 miles1412 nmNorth N
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