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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: 66%
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 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 13' South
Longitude: 66° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.67 meters/second, 1590.0 km/hour, 988.0 miles/hour or 858.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.47 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.2"987.93 miwest0° 10' 26.6"11.96 minorth988.27 mi
24 hours11° 27' 57.3"780.63 mieast4° 19' 51.1"297.65 minorth839.70 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 8:42 PM727 km452 miles392 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaTue 6:42 PM1365 km848 miles737 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisTue 6:42 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisTue 6:42 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmSouthwest SW
MaleTue 7:42 PM1772 km1101 miles957 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoTue 5:42 PM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 8:12 PM2373 km1474 miles1281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboTue 8:12 PM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 8:12 PM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmNortheast NE
MoroniTue 5:42 PM2536 km1576 miles1370 nmWest W
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