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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 = Monday, November 12, 2012 at 5:26:00 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: 4%

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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 39' South, Longitude: 70° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.60 meters/second, 1568.2 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' 59.3"974.17 miWest0° 10' 42.0"12.26 miSouth973.90 mi
24 hours13° 59' 58.5"944.91 miEast3° 52' 59.1"266.97 miSouth974.27 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 AM635 km394 miles343 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisMon 9:26 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 9:26 AM1825 km1134 miles985 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 9:26 AM1858 km1155 miles1003 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 10:26 AM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 10:56 AM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 10:56 AM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 10:56 AM2452 km1523 miles1324 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoMon 8:26 AM2534 km1575 miles1368 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiMon 10:56 AM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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