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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 06:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 19' South, Longitude: 81° 12' 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' 48.6"983.23 miwest0° 11' 36.6"13.30 misouth983.02 mi
24 hours13° 35' 37.3"925.18 mieast4° 19' 02.5"296.80 misouth964.73 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 PM1021 km635 miles551 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 11:02 AM1815 km1128 miles980 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:32 AM1908 km1185 miles1030 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 11:32 AM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramMon 11:32 AM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiMon 11:32 AM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmNorth N
ChennaiMon 11:32 AM2590 km1609 miles1398 nmNorth N
BangaloreMon 11:32 AM2607 km1620 miles1407 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurMon 2:02 PM2716 km1687 miles1466 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisMon 10:02 AM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmWest-southwest WSW
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