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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 15:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 15' North
Longitude: 60° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.70 meters/second, 1618.9 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' 11.3"1005.95 miwest0° 11' 06.3"12.72 minorth1005.97 mi
24 hours10° 40' 20.3"737.70 mieast4° 19' 39.4"297.38 minorth793.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaThu 7:24 PM924 km574 miles499 nmSouthwest SW
MaleThu 8:24 PM1496 km930 miles808 nmEast E
MogadishuThu 6:24 PM1652 km1026 miles892 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 9:24 PM1723 km1070 miles930 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 8:54 PM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdenThu 6:24 PM2043 km1269 miles1103 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiThu 6:24 PM2146 km1334 miles1159 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaduraiThu 8:54 PM2157 km1340 miles1165 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboThu 8:54 PM2244 km1394 miles1211 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 8:54 PM2249 km1397 miles1214 nmEast-northeast ENE
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