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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: 38%

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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 12:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 42' South, Longitude: 74° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.78 meters/second, 1579.6 km/hour, 981.5 miles/hour or 852.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 29' 17.9"981.47 miwest0° 10' 15.3"11.75 minorth981.84 mi
24 hours11° 55' 08.4"807.44 mieast4° 17' 12.2"294.64 minorth864.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 6:06 PM517 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleMon 5:06 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 4:06 PM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 5:36 PM2153 km1338 miles1163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 5:36 PM2155 km1339 miles1163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaMon 4:06 PM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisMon 4:06 PM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 5:36 PM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmNorth N
MaduraiMon 5:36 PM2431 km1510 miles1312 nmNorth N
BangaloreMon 5:36 PM2754 km1711 miles1487 nmNorth N
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