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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 1:06:00 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: 50%

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 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 13' South, Longitude: 71° 47' 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' 09.7"996.35 miWest0° 11' 07.7"12.75 miNorth996.64 mi
24 hours11° 16' 30.2"773.73 miEast4° 30' 56.8"310.29 miNorth836.47 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 PM70 km43 miles38 nmEast E
Addu CityTue 6:06 PM739 km459 miles399 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleTue 6:06 PM1275 km792 miles689 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 6:36 PM1803 km1121 miles974 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboTue 6:36 PM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaTue 5:06 PM1830 km1137 miles988 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramTue 6:36 PM1831 km1138 miles989 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiTue 6:36 PM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisTue 5:06 PM2103 km1307 miles1136 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisTue 5:06 PM2318 km1440 miles1252 nmSouthwest SW

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