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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 2:38:00 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 02:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 17' North, Longitude: 73° 28' 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° 30' 59.6"1003.33 miWest0° 11' 57.3"13.69 miSouth1003.49 mi
24 hours11° 48' 19.2"815.94 miEast4° 52' 38.1"335.11 miSouth882.44 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 AM210 km131 miles113 nmNorth N
Addu CityFri 7:38 AM329 km205 miles178 nmSouth S
KulhudhuffushiFri 7:38 AM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramFri 8:08 AM789 km490 miles426 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 8:08 AM876 km544 miles473 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 8:08 AM878 km546 miles474 nmNortheast NE
KandyFri 8:08 AM969 km602 miles523 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiFri 8:08 AM990 km615 miles534 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaFri 8:38 AM1065 km662 miles575 nmSouth S
BengaluruFri 8:08 AM1266 km786 miles683 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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