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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 = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 7:42:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' South, Longitude: 81° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.34 meters/second, 1495.2 km/hour, 929.1 miles/hour or 807.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.48 miWest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 miSouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.7"928.79 miWest0° 01' 15.1"1.44 miSouth928.72 mi
24 hours15° 08' 18.9"978.79 miEast0° 13' 36.9"15.61 miNorth979.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 1:42 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandThu 12:42 PM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmSouth S
Port LouisThu 11:42 AM2518 km1565 miles1360 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 11:42 AM2724 km1692 miles1471 nmWest W
MaleThu 12:42 PM2905 km1805 miles1568 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 1:12 PM3071 km1908 miles1658 nmNorth N
JakartaThu 2:42 PM3163 km1966 miles1708 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 12:42 PM3323 km2065 miles1795 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaThu 11:42 AM3353 km2083 miles1810 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kuala LumpurThu 3:42 PM3439 km2137 miles1857 nmNortheast NE

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