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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 = Saturday, November 10, 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: 20%

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 Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 34' South, Longitude: 87° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.70 miWest0° 00' 12.2"0.24 miSouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 51.3"1001.81 miWest0° 12' 20.7"14.14 miSouth1001.82 mi
24 hours12° 21' 15.4"853.70 miEast4° 54' 32.3"337.31 miSouth915.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 7:58 AM1356 km843 miles732 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboSat 7:58 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmNorthwest NW
MedanSat 9:28 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluSat 9:28 AM1625 km1010 miles877 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurSat 10:28 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 7:58 AM1709 km1062 miles923 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiSat 7:58 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 7:28 AM1745 km1084 miles942 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSat 8:28 AM1774 km1102 miles958 nmWest-southwest WSW
SingaporeSat 10:28 AM1848 km1148 miles998 nmEast-northeast ENE

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