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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: 17%

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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 45' South, Longitude: 81° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.10 meters/second, 1519.5 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.74 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 24' 36.6"943.97 miwest0° 06' 02.2"6.92 minorth944.27 mi
24 hours13° 43' 33.9"899.18 mieast2° 54' 48.4"200.36 minorth928.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 3:46 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSat 2:46 PM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmSouth S
Port LouisSat 1:46 PM2537 km1577 miles1370 nmWest W
MaleSat 2:46 PM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisSat 1:46 PM2751 km1709 miles1485 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 3:16 PM2841 km1765 miles1534 nmNorth N
JakartaSat 4:46 PM3065 km1905 miles1655 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaSat 1:46 PM3246 km2017 miles1753 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kuala LumpurSat 5:46 PM3269 km2031 miles1765 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 5:46 PM3289 km2044 miles1776 nmNortheast NE
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