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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 = Friday, November 9, 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: 29%

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 Friday, November 9, 2012 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 23' North, Longitude: 80° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.56 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' 00.8"1003.28 miWest0° 11' 56.5"13.67 miSouth1003.45 mi
24 hours11° 47' 45.3"815.23 miEast4° 52' 25.8"334.87 miSouth881.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 7:38 AM507 km315 miles274 nmNorth N
ColomboFri 7:38 AM513 km319 miles277 nmNorth N
KandyFri 7:38 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth N
KalmunaiFri 7:38 AM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 7:38 AM796 km495 miles430 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleFri 7:08 AM827 km514 miles446 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaduraiFri 7:38 AM884 km549 miles477 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addu CityFri 7:08 AM910 km566 miles492 nmWest-southwest WSW
KulhudhuffushiFri 7:08 AM971 km603 miles524 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiFri 7:38 AM1185 km736 miles640 nmNorth N

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