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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 2:28:00 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 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 19' North, Longitude: 75° 53' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.1"1003.32 miWest0° 11' 57.0"13.69 miSouth1003.48 mi
24 hours11° 48' 07.8"815.71 miEast4° 52' 34.0"335.03 miSouth882.21 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 AM336 km208 miles181 nmNorthwest NW
Addu CityFri 7:28 AM451 km280 miles244 nmSouthwest SW
KulhudhuffushiFri 7:28 AM570 km354 miles308 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 7:58 AM674 km419 miles364 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 7:58 AM675 km420 miles365 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 7:58 AM695 km432 miles375 nmNorth N
KandyFri 7:58 AM762 km473 miles411 nmNortheast NE
KalmunaiFri 7:58 AM868 km539 miles468 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiFri 7:58 AM877 km545 miles474 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaFri 8:28 AM1131 km703 miles611 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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