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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 54%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 23' South, Longitude: 77° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.83 meters/second, 1561.8 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.17 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 28' 49.7"970.34 miwest0° 09' 01.8"10.35 minorth970.72 mi
24 hours12° 07' 23.9"812.43 mieast3° 53' 29.3"267.52 minorth861.43 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 7:06 PM962 km598 miles519 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 6:06 PM2101 km1305 miles1134 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisMon 5:06 PM2227 km1383 miles1202 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 6:36 PM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 6:36 PM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisMon 5:06 PM2452 km1524 miles1324 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 6:36 PM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandMon 6:06 PM2594 km1612 miles1401 nmSouth S
VictoriaMon 5:06 PM2655 km1650 miles1433 nmWest-northwest WNW
BangaloreMon 6:36 PM3025 km1880 miles1633 nmNorth N
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