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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: 84%
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 Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 16:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 03' South
Longitude: 64° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.80 meters/second, 1619.3 km/hour, 1006.2 miles/hour or 874.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.77 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 51.5"1006.17 miwest0° 11' 19.4"12.97 minorth1006.29 mi
24 hours10° 46' 23.1"745.11 mieast4° 29' 02.0"308.10 minorth806.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityThu 9:24 PM990 km615 miles535 nmEast E
VictoriaThu 8:24 PM1054 km655 miles569 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaThu 10:24 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmSoutheast SE
MaleThu 9:24 PM1181 km734 miles638 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 9:54 PM1761 km1094 miles951 nmNortheast NE
ColomboThu 9:54 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 9:54 PM1950 km1211 miles1053 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiThu 9:54 PM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuThu 7:24 PM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmWest W
BangaloreThu 9:54 PM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmNortheast NE
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