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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 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 24' South, Longitude: 75° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.49 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.38 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 26' 46.8"982.96 miwest0° 11' 35.2"13.27 misouth982.74 mi
24 hours13° 36' 16.8"925.69 mieast4° 18' 17.9"295.95 misouth964.93 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 12:26 PM473 km294 miles256 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 11:26 AM1625 km1010 miles878 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:56 AM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 11:56 AM1977 km1228 miles1067 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 11:56 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 10:26 AM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiMon 11:56 AM2266 km1408 miles1223 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 10:26 AM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisMon 10:26 AM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmWest-southwest WSW
BangaloreMon 11:56 AM2595 km1612 miles1401 nmNorth N
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