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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: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 14:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 28' South, Longitude: 64° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.26 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.4"1004.97 miwest0° 11' 22.4"13.03 minorth1005.12 mi
24 hours10° 51' 32.8"750.49 mieast4° 30' 58.0"310.32 minorth812.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityWed 7:22 PM996 km619 miles538 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaWed 6:22 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaWed 8:22 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleWed 7:22 PM1255 km780 miles677 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 7:52 PM1850 km1150 miles999 nmNortheast NE
ColomboWed 7:52 PM2011 km1249 miles1086 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 7:52 PM2014 km1251 miles1088 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 7:52 PM2049 km1273 miles1107 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisWed 6:22 PM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuWed 5:22 PM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmWest-northwest WNW
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