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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 2:08:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 39%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 58' North, Longitude: 69° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.96 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.63 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.6"997.46 miWest0° 11' 00.9"12.61 miSouth997.74 mi
24 hours11° 26' 38.7"785.76 miEast4° 35' 54.4"315.97 miSouth849.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiThu 7:08 AM420 km261 miles227 nmEast E
MaleThu 7:08 AM561 km349 miles303 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 7:38 AM862 km536 miles466 nmEast-northeast ENE
MangaluruThu 7:38 AM891 km554 miles481 nmNortheast NE
Addu CityThu 7:08 AM948 km589 miles512 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaduraiThu 7:38 AM1025 km637 miles554 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengaluruThu 7:38 AM1123 km698 miles607 nmNortheast NE
ColomboThu 7:38 AM1169 km727 miles631 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 7:38 AM1175 km730 miles635 nmEast E
AnantapurThu 7:38 AM1245 km774 miles672 nmNortheast NE

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