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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: 27%

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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 38' South, Longitude: 75° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.39 meters/second, 1549.4 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.05 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 27' 00.6"962.64 miwest0° 08' 36.5"9.86 minorth963.03 mi
24 hours12° 45' 51.5"850.37 mieast3° 46' 30.6"259.55 minorth895.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 5:06 PM991 km616 miles535 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSun 3:06 PM2005 km1246 miles1082 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSun 4:06 PM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSun 3:06 PM2230 km1385 miles1204 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSun 4:06 PM2461 km1529 miles1329 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 4:36 PM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 4:36 PM2534 km1574 miles1368 nmNorth N
VictoriaSun 3:06 PM2540 km1579 miles1372 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoSun 2:06 PM3029 km1882 miles1635 nmWest W
BangaloreSun 4:36 PM3170 km1970 miles1712 nmNorth N
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