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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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 22' North
Longitude: 80° 28' 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"1003.35 miwest0° 11' 56.5"13.68 misouth1003.52 mi
24 hours11° 47' 46.6"815.32 mieast4° 52' 26.2"334.90 misouth881.84 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 AM503 km312 miles272 nmNorth N
ColomboFri 7:38 AM507 km315 miles274 nmNorth N
KalmunaiFri 7:38 AM578 km359 miles312 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 7:38 AM782 km486 miles422 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleFri 7:08 AM798 km496 miles431 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaduraiFri 7:38 AM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addu CityFri 7:08 AM882 km548 miles476 nmWest-southwest WSW
KulhudhuffushiFri 7:08 AM945 km587 miles510 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiFri 7:38 AM1185 km736 miles640 nmNorth N
BangaloreFri 7:38 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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