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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 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 20' North, Longitude: 78° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.57 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' 00.3"1003.37 miwest0° 11' 56.8"13.68 misouth1003.53 mi
24 hours11° 47' 57.9"815.55 mieast4° 52' 30.3"334.98 misouth882.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleFri 7:18 AM543 km337 miles293 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 7:48 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 7:48 AM545 km339 miles294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KandyFri 7:48 AM619 km385 miles334 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Addu CityFri 7:18 AM640 km398 miles346 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 7:48 AM692 km430 miles374 nmNorth N
KalmunaiFri 7:48 AM701 km436 miles379 nmNortheast NE
KulhudhuffushiFri 7:18 AM727 km452 miles392 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiFri 7:48 AM838 km521 miles453 nmNorth N
BangaloreFri 7:48 AM1177 km731 miles636 nmNorth N
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