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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 15, 2012 at 6:02:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 06:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 19' South, Longitude: 81° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.61 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.5 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' 48.7"983.17 miWest0° 11' 36.6"13.30 miSouth982.96 mi
24 hours13° 35' 35.4"925.09 miEast4° 19' 04.6"296.82 miSouth964.65 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 12:02 PM1052 km654 miles568 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 11:02 AM1829 km1137 miles988 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:32 AM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 11:32 AM1916 km1190 miles1034 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramMon 11:32 AM2140 km1330 miles1156 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiMon 11:32 AM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmNorth N
ChennaiMon 11:32 AM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmNorth N
BengaluruMon 11:32 AM2611 km1622 miles1410 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurMon 2:02 PM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeMon 2:02 PM2791 km1734 miles1507 nmEast-northeast ENE

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