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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: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 15' North, Longitude: 91° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.71 meters/second, 1604.6 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.1"996.96 miwest0° 10' 56.5"12.53 misouth997.24 mi
24 hours11° 25' 42.0"784.26 mieast4° 34' 28.0"314.35 misouth847.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehThu 7:36 AM483 km300 miles261 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port BlairThu 6:06 AM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedanThu 7:36 AM913 km567 miles493 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hat YaiThu 7:36 AM1014 km630 miles548 nmEast E
YangonThu 7:06 AM1178 km732 miles636 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangkokThu 7:36 AM1235 km768 miles667 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurThu 8:36 AM1240 km771 miles670 nmEast-southeast ESE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 6:06 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmWest W
ColomboThu 6:06 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmWest W
ChennaiThu 6:06 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmWest-northwest WNW
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