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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 13:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 08' South, Longitude: 65° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.55 meters/second, 1604.0 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 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' 11.5"996.64 miwest0° 11' 08.3"12.76 minorth996.92 mi
24 hours11° 15' 56.0"773.28 mieast4° 31' 03.6"310.45 minorth836.05 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 7:32 PM796 km494 miles430 nmEast E
VictoriaTue 5:32 PM1116 km694 miles603 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleTue 6:32 PM1554 km966 miles839 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisTue 5:32 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisTue 5:32 PM1848 km1149 miles998 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 7:02 PM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmNortheast NE
ColomboTue 7:02 PM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 7:02 PM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoTue 4:32 PM2317 km1439 miles1251 nmSouthwest SW
MaduraiTue 7:02 PM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNortheast NE
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