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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: 91%

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 Friday, October 26, 2012 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 37' North, Longitude: 60° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.18 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 33' 13.3"1004.76 miwest0° 10' 59.2"12.58 minorth1004.74 mi
24 hours10° 42' 29.1"739.27 mieast4° 15' 50.5"293.03 minorth792.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 9:24 PM1068 km664 miles577 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleFri 10:24 PM1450 km901 miles783 nmEast E
MogadishuFri 8:24 PM1691 km1051 miles913 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 11:24 PM1797 km1116 miles970 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 10:54 PM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdenFri 8:24 PM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaduraiFri 10:54 PM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmEast-northeast ENE
DjiboutiFri 8:24 PM2103 km1307 miles1136 nmWest-northwest WNW
BangaloreFri 10:54 PM2146 km1334 miles1159 nmEast-northeast ENE
MumbaiFri 10:54 PM2165 km1346 miles1169 nmNortheast NE
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