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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 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 18' North, Longitude: 75° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.58 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 872.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.0"1003.32 miwest0° 11' 57.1"13.69 misouth1003.48 mi
24 hours11° 48' 09.1"815.73 mieast4° 52' 34.4"335.04 misouth882.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleFri 7:28 AM313 km194 miles169 nmNorthwest NW
Addu CityFri 7:28 AM431 km268 miles233 nmSouthwest SW
KulhudhuffushiFri 7:28 AM555 km345 miles300 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 7:58 AM694 km431 miles375 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 7:58 AM696 km432 miles376 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 7:58 AM701 km436 miles378 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KandyFri 7:58 AM783 km487 miles423 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiFri 7:58 AM886 km550 miles478 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KalmunaiFri 7:58 AM891 km553 miles481 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaFri 8:28 AM1124 km698 miles607 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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