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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: 49%
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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 20' South
Longitude: 79° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.33 meters/second, 1603.2 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.60 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.7"996.16 miwest0° 11' 07.0"12.73 minorth996.44 mi
24 hours11° 17' 12.2"774.41 mieast4° 30' 48.1"310.15 minorth837.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 6:32 PM808 km502 miles436 nmWest W
MaleTue 5:32 PM1448 km900 miles782 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 6:02 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmNorth N
ColomboTue 6:02 PM1575 km979 miles850 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramTue 6:02 PM1777 km1104 miles960 nmNorth N
MaduraiTue 6:02 PM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmNorth N
BangaloreTue 6:02 PM2257 km1403 miles1219 nmNorth N
ChennaiTue 6:02 PM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurTue 8:32 PM2700 km1678 miles1458 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaTue 4:32 PM2705 km1681 miles1460 nmWest W
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