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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 2:18:00 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 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 21' North, Longitude: 78° 19' 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"1003.30 miWest0° 11' 56.7"13.68 miSouth1003.46 mi
24 hours11° 47' 56.6"815.47 miEast4° 52' 29.9"334.95 miSouth881.98 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 7:48 AM533 km331 miles288 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 7:48 AM536 km333 miles289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleFri 7:18 AM571 km355 miles308 nmWest-northwest WNW
KandyFri 7:48 AM605 km376 miles327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Addu CityFri 7:18 AM666 km414 miles360 nmWest-southwest WSW
KalmunaiFri 7:48 AM684 km425 miles369 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 7:48 AM698 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KulhudhuffushiFri 7:18 AM750 km466 miles405 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiFri 7:48 AM839 km521 miles453 nmNorth N
BengaluruFri 7:48 AM1178 km732 miles636 nmNorth N

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