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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 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 26' South, Longitude: 61° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.27 meters/second, 1617.4 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' 28.9"1005.00 miwest0° 11' 22.4"13.03 minorth1005.15 mi
24 hours10° 51' 25.7"750.37 mieast4° 30' 55.6"310.27 minorth812.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaWed 6:32 PM760 km472 miles411 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaWed 8:32 PM1282 km796 miles692 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleWed 7:32 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmEast-northeast ENE
MogadishuWed 5:32 PM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisWed 6:32 PM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 8:02 PM2059 km1279 miles1112 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisWed 6:32 PM2159 km1341 miles1166 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ColomboWed 8:02 PM2244 km1394 miles1212 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 8:02 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 8:02 PM2254 km1401 miles1217 nmNortheast NE
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