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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: 57%
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 Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 14' North
Longitude: 74° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.34 meters/second, 1614.0 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 13.5"1002.88 miwest0° 11' 17.3"12.93 misouth1003.08 mi
24 hours11° 13' 59.6"774.96 mieast4° 38' 05.6"318.48 misouth839.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleThu 5:26 AM118 km73 miles63 nmWest W
KulhudhuffushiThu 5:26 AM313 km194 miles169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThiruvananthapuramThu 5:56 AM541 km336 miles292 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Addu CityThu 5:26 AM566 km351 miles305 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ColomboThu 5:56 AM658 km409 miles355 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 5:56 AM662 km411 miles357 nmEast-northeast ENE
KochiThu 5:56 AM664 km413 miles359 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiThu 5:56 AM741 km461 miles400 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MangaloreThu 5:56 AM956 km594 miles516 nmNorth N
BangaloreThu 5:56 AM1022 km635 miles552 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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