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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: 30%
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 Friday, November 9, 2012 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 30' North
Longitude: 90° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.53 meters/second, 1614.7 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.2"1003.28 miwest0° 11' 55.3"13.65 misouth1003.45 mi
24 hours11° 47' 01.7"814.38 mieast4° 52' 09.3"334.58 misouth880.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehFri 8:28 AM667 km415 miles360 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanFri 8:28 AM956 km594 miles516 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 6:58 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmWest-northwest WNW
ColomboFri 6:58 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kuala LumpurFri 9:28 AM1287 km800 miles695 nmEast E
BengkuluFri 8:28 AM1518 km943 miles820 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeFri 9:28 AM1532 km952 miles827 nmEast E
MaduraiFri 6:58 AM1562 km970 miles843 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiFri 6:58 AM1595 km991 miles861 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 6:58 AM1604 km997 miles866 nmWest-northwest WNW
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