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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 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 07' North, Longitude: 61° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.62 meters/second, 1615.0 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.72 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.7"1003.41 miwest0° 11' 58.7"13.72 misouth1003.56 mi
24 hours11° 49' 16.6"817.13 mieast4° 52' 57.8"335.48 misouth883.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 7:28 AM994 km618 miles537 nmSouthwest SW
MaleFri 8:28 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmEast E
Diego GarciaFri 9:28 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmSoutheast SE
MogadishuFri 6:28 AM1784 km1109 miles963 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramFri 8:58 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiFri 8:58 AM2043 km1270 miles1103 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboFri 8:58 AM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 8:58 AM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengaluruFri 8:58 AM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmNortheast NE
AdenFri 6:28 AM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmNorthwest NW
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