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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: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 50' South, Longitude: 81° 23' 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"15.49 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 misouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.7"928.85 miwest0° 01' 14.9"1.43 misouth928.79 mi
24 hours15° 08' 18.1"978.84 mieast0° 13' 41.1"15.69 minorth979.71 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 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandThu 12:42 PM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmSouth S
Port LouisThu 11:42 AM2491 km1548 miles1345 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 11:42 AM2696 km1675 miles1456 nmWest W
MaleThu 12:42 PM2896 km1800 miles1564 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 1:12 PM3069 km1907 miles1657 nmNorth N
JakartaThu 2:42 PM3188 km1981 miles1722 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 12:42 PM3316 km2061 miles1791 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaThu 11:42 AM3328 km2068 miles1797 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kuala LumpurThu 3:42 PM3455 km2147 miles1866 nmNortheast NE
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