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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 12:32:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 49%

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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 20' South, Longitude: 80° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.33 meters/second, 1603.2 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.6 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' 07.6"996.08 miWest0° 11' 07.0"12.73 miNorth996.37 mi
24 hours11° 17' 13.6"774.38 miEast4° 30' 47.8"310.12 miNorth837.06 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 PM839 km522 miles453 nmWest W
MaleTue 5:32 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 6:02 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmNorth N
ColomboTue 6:02 PM1577 km980 miles852 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramTue 6:02 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorth N
MaduraiTue 6:02 PM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmNorth N
ChennaiTue 6:02 PM2257 km1403 miles1219 nmNorth N
BengaluruTue 6:02 PM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurTue 8:32 PM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaTue 4:32 PM2734 km1699 miles1476 nmWest W

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