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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: 50%
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 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 13' South
Longitude: 71° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.45 meters/second, 1603.6 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.8"996.43 miwest0° 11' 07.7"12.75 minorth996.72 mi
24 hours11° 16' 28.8"773.77 mieast4° 30' 57.1"310.32 minorth836.50 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 7:06 PM101 km63 miles55 nmEast E
Addu CityTue 6:06 PM745 km463 miles402 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleTue 6:06 PM1280 km795 miles691 nmNorth N
VictoriaTue 5:06 PM1801 km1119 miles972 nmWest W
ColomboTue 6:36 PM1818 km1130 miles982 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 6:36 PM1818 km1130 miles982 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 6:36 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiTue 6:36 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisTue 5:06 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisTue 5:06 PM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmSouthwest SW
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