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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: 66%
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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 32' North
Longitude: 61° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.73 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.2"994.78 miwest0° 10' 20.0"11.84 misouth995.07 mi
24 hours11° 02' 41.2"755.61 mieast4° 19' 48.3"297.57 misouth815.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleWed 5:34 AM1404 km873 miles758 nmEast-southeast ESE
VictoriaWed 4:34 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MumbaiWed 6:04 AM1675 km1040 miles904 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 6:04 AM1692 km1051 miles913 nmEast E
MuscatWed 4:34 AM1699 km1056 miles918 nmNorth N
PuneWed 6:04 AM1726 km1073 miles932 nmNortheast NE
BangaloreWed 6:04 AM1814 km1127 miles980 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 6:04 AM1823 km1133 miles984 nmEast E
SuratWed 6:04 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNortheast NE
AdenWed 3:34 AM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmWest-northwest WNW
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