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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: 4%

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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 39' South, Longitude: 70° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.60 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.24 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 25' 59.2"974.22 miwest0° 10' 41.9"12.26 misouth973.96 mi
24 hours14° 00' 00.6"945.01 mieast3° 52' 56.5"266.94 misouth974.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 11:26 AM643 km400 miles347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisMon 9:26 AM1575 km979 miles851 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 9:26 AM1800 km1118 miles972 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 9:26 AM1833 km1139 miles990 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 10:26 AM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 10:56 AM2421 km1505 miles1308 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 10:56 AM2422 km1505 miles1308 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 10:56 AM2461 km1529 miles1329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoMon 8:26 AM2508 km1558 miles1354 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandMon 10:26 AM2885 km1793 miles1558 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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