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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 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 33' South, Longitude: 81° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.48 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' 43.1"931.42 miwest0° 02' 39.9"3.05 minorth931.56 mi
24 hours14° 35' 27.9"945.18 mieast1° 42' 43.4"117.77 minorth957.58 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 2:46 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandFri 1:46 PM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmSouth S
Port LouisFri 12:46 PM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 12:46 PM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmWest W
MaleFri 1:46 PM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 2:16 PM3038 km1888 miles1641 nmNorth N
JakartaFri 3:46 PM3193 km1984 miles1724 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaFri 12:46 PM3296 km2048 miles1779 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-aux-FrancaisFri 1:46 PM3340 km2076 miles1804 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kuala LumpurFri 4:46 PM3447 km2142 miles1861 nmNortheast NE
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