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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: 9%
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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 33' South
Longitude: 82° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.47 meters/second, 1499.3 km/hour, 931.6 miles/hour or 809.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.53 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 22' 42.8"931.40 miwest0° 02' 39.2"3.04 minorth931.54 mi
24 hours14° 35' 35.0"945.29 mieast1° 42' 30.3"117.52 minorth957.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 2:42 PM1800 km1118 miles972 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandFri 1:42 PM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisFri 12:42 PM2571 km1598 miles1388 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 12:42 PM2778 km1726 miles1500 nmWest W
MaleFri 1:42 PM2894 km1798 miles1562 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 2:12 PM3045 km1892 miles1644 nmNorth N
JakartaFri 3:42 PM3104 km1929 miles1676 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-aux-FrancaisFri 1:42 PM3366 km2091 miles1817 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kuala LumpurFri 4:42 PM3380 km2100 miles1825 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 4:42 PM3382 km2101 miles1826 nmNortheast NE
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