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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: 70%
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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 05' North
Longitude: 72° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.74 meters/second, 1619.1 km/hour, 1006.0 miles/hour or 874.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.77 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 33' 10.4"1006.04 miwest0° 11' 07.3"12.74 minorth1006.06 mi
24 hours10° 40' 31.1"737.99 mieast4° 20' 13.1"298.02 minorth794.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleThu 7:32 PM245 km152 miles132 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Addu CityThu 7:32 PM308 km191 miles166 nmSouth S
KulhudhuffushiThu 7:32 PM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramThu 8:02 PM846 km526 miles457 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboThu 8:02 PM949 km590 miles513 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 8:02 PM952 km592 miles514 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaThu 8:32 PM1042 km647 miles563 nmSouth S
MaduraiThu 8:02 PM1047 km651 miles566 nmNortheast NE
BangaloreThu 8:02 PM1314 km816 miles709 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChennaiThu 8:02 PM1471 km914 miles794 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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