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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 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 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° 37' 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' 49.3"983.34 miwest0° 11' 37.1"13.31 misouth983.13 mi
24 hours13° 35' 20.7"924.96 mieast4° 19' 20.9"297.15 misouth964.64 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 AM1274 km792 miles688 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:22 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboMon 11:22 AM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleMon 10:52 AM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 11:22 AM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiMon 11:22 AM2315 km1439 miles1250 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurMon 1:52 PM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeMon 1:52 PM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaMon 12:52 PM2597 km1613 miles1402 nmEast E
ChennaiMon 11:22 AM2610 km1622 miles1409 nmNorth N
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