Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Friday, November 9, 2012 at 2:28:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 29%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, 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
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.9"||16.72 mi||West||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||South||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.1"||1003.32 mi||West||0° 11' 57.0"||13.69 mi||South||1003.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 48' 07.8"||815.71 mi||East||4° 52' 34.0"||335.03 mi||South||882.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Male||Fri 7:28 AM||336 km||208 miles||181 nm||NW|
|Addu City||Fri 7:28 AM||451 km||280 miles||244 nm||SW|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Fri 7:28 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||NNW|
|Colombo||Fri 7:58 AM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 7:58 AM||675 km||420 miles||365 nm||NE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 7:58 AM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm||N|
|Kandy||Fri 7:58 AM||762 km||473 miles||411 nm||NE|
|Kalmunai||Fri 7:58 AM||868 km||539 miles||468 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Fri 7:58 AM||877 km||545 miles||473 nm||NNE|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 8:28 AM||1134 km||705 miles||612 nm||SSW|
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