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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 39' South, Longitude: 70° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.87 meters/second, 1579.9 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 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' 19.3"981.59 miwest0° 10' 16.1"11.76 minorth981.96 mi
24 hours11° 54' 37.9"806.95 mieast4° 17' 26.9"294.89 minorth864.26 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 6:24 PM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisMon 4:24 PM1639 km1018 miles885 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 4:24 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 5:24 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-DenisMon 4:24 PM1861 km1157 miles1005 nmSouthwest SW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 5:54 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 5:54 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 5:54 PM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoMon 3:24 PM2546 km1582 miles1374 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiMon 5:54 PM2547 km1583 miles1375 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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