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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 02:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 16' North, Longitude: 73° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.58 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.5 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° 30' 59.6"1003.33 miwest0° 11' 57.3"13.69 misouth1003.49 mi
24 hours11° 48' 20.5"815.97 mieast4° 52' 38.5"335.12 misouth882.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleFri 7:38 AM213 km132 miles115 nmNorth N
Addu CityFri 7:38 AM327 km203 miles176 nmSouth S
KulhudhuffushiFri 7:38 AM481 km299 miles260 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramFri 8:08 AM804 km500 miles434 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 8:08 AM900 km559 miles486 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 8:08 AM903 km561 miles488 nmNortheast NE
KandyFri 8:08 AM994 km618 miles537 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiFri 8:08 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaFri 8:38 AM1066 km662 miles575 nmSouth S
BangaloreFri 8:08 AM1277 km793 miles689 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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