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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: 50%

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 Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 23' North, Longitude: 82° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.58 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.0"985.46 miwest0° 09' 34.9"10.98 misouth985.80 mi
24 hours11° 16' 17.2"764.42 mieast4° 06' 13.7"282.06 misouth819.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChennaiWed 5:56 AM301 km187 miles163 nmNorthwest NW
TrincomaleeWed 5:56 AM338 km210 miles183 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KalmunaiWed 5:56 AM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth S
KandyWed 5:56 AM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaduraiWed 5:56 AM500 km311 miles270 nmWest-southwest WSW
BangaloreWed 5:56 AM559 km348 miles302 nmWest-northwest WNW
TheniWed 5:56 AM565 km351 miles305 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboWed 5:56 AM569 km354 miles307 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 5:56 AM570 km354 miles308 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CoimbatoreWed 5:56 AM599 km372 miles323 nmWest W
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