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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: 67%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 22:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 52' North, Longitude: 90° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.33 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.57 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 misouth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.3"993.87 miwest0° 10' 14.2"11.73 misouth994.17 mi
24 hours11° 02' 14.8"754.41 mieast4° 17' 50.4"295.32 misouth813.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairWed 4:04 AM368 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Banda AcehWed 5:34 AM631 km392 miles341 nmSoutheast SE
KalmunaiWed 4:04 AM987 km614 miles533 nmWest W
YangonWed 5:04 AM1057 km656 miles570 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedanWed 5:34 AM1061 km660 miles573 nmEast-southeast ESE
BangkokWed 5:34 AM1199 km745 miles648 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 4:04 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmWest W
ColomboWed 4:04 AM1210 km752 miles654 nmWest W
ChennaiWed 4:04 AM1227 km762 miles663 nmWest-northwest WNW
VisakhapatnamWed 4:04 AM1265 km786 miles683 nmNorthwest NW
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