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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: 65%

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 Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 13:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 25' South, Longitude: 83° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.35 meters/second, 1588.9 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 857.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.45 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 30' 35.8"987.21 miwest0° 10' 23.6"11.91 minorth987.56 mi
24 hours11° 29' 30.1"781.89 mieast4° 19' 00.1"296.67 minorth840.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 7:32 PM1256 km780 miles678 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleTue 6:32 PM1951 km1212 miles1054 nmNorthwest NW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 7:02 PM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboTue 7:02 PM1957 km1216 miles1056 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 7:02 PM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiTue 7:02 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurTue 9:32 PM2521 km1566 miles1361 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 9:32 PM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaTue 8:32 PM2621 km1628 miles1415 nmEast E
ChennaiTue 7:02 PM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmNorth N
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