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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 2:34:00 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 54' North, Longitude: 62° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 39.1"997.62 miWest0° 11' 02.1"12.64 miSouth997.90 mi
24 hours11° 26' 55.4"786.21 miEast4° 36' 18.5"316.43 miSouth850.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleThu 7:34 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmEast-southeast ESE
VictoriaThu 6:34 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThiruvananthapuramThu 8:04 AM1550 km963 miles837 nmEast E
MaduraiThu 8:04 AM1699 km1056 miles917 nmEast-northeast ENE
MumbaiThu 8:04 AM1707 km1061 miles922 nmNortheast NE
BengaluruThu 8:04 AM1732 km1077 miles935 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneThu 8:04 AM1744 km1083 miles942 nmNortheast NE
ColomboThu 8:04 AM1864 km1158 miles1006 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 8:04 AM1871 km1162 miles1010 nmEast E
Diego GarciaThu 8:34 AM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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