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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: 51%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 31' North, Longitude: 94° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.38 meters/second, 1585.4 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.0"985.00 miwest0° 09' 31.9"10.92 misouth985.34 mi
24 hours11° 16' 08.3"763.89 mieast4° 05' 05.5"280.76 misouth818.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairWed 5:06 AM224 km139 miles121 nmWest W
DaweiWed 6:06 AM486 km302 miles262 nmNortheast NE
PhuketWed 6:36 AM583 km362 miles315 nmSoutheast SE
YangonWed 6:06 AM606 km376 miles327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MawlamyineWed 6:06 AM643 km399 miles347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Banda AcehWed 6:36 AM664 km413 miles359 nmSouth S
BangkokWed 6:36 AM690 km429 miles373 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nakhon SawanWed 6:36 AM761 km473 miles411 nmNortheast NE
Hat YaiWed 6:36 AM819 km509 miles442 nmSoutheast SE
Nakhon RatchasimaWed 6:36 AM903 km561 miles488 nmEast-northeast ENE
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