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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 = Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 2:22:00 PM.

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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 66%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 14:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 16' South, Longitude: 71° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.57 meters/second, 1589.7 km/hour, 987.8 miles/hour or 858.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.46 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 30' 38.8"987.65 miWest0° 10' 25.7"11.95 miNorth987.99 mi
24 hours11° 28' 25.1"780.96 miEast4° 19' 36.0"297.34 miNorth839.92 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 8:22 PM338 km210 miles182 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleTue 7:22 PM1612 km1002 miles870 nmNorth N
Port LouisTue 6:22 PM1866 km1159 miles1008 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaTue 6:22 PM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisTue 6:22 PM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmSouthwest SW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 7:52 PM2111 km1311 miles1140 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboTue 7:52 PM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 7:52 PM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiTue 7:52 PM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengaluruTue 7:52 PM2654 km1649 miles1433 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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