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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: 29%

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 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 24' North, Longitude: 82° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.55 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 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' 30.9"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.0"1003.34 miwest0° 11' 56.2"13.67 misouth1003.50 mi
24 hours11° 47' 35.2"815.08 mieast4° 52' 22.1"334.82 misouth881.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiFri 7:28 AM567 km352 miles306 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 7:28 AM595 km369 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KandyFri 7:28 AM595 km370 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 7:28 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 7:28 AM941 km585 miles508 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiFri 7:28 AM984 km611 miles531 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleFri 6:58 AM1059 km658 miles572 nmWest W
ChennaiFri 7:28 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BangaloreFri 7:28 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 7:58 AM1584 km985 miles856 nmSouthwest SW
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