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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: 46%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 21' South, Longitude: 90° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.19 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.2"1004.76 miwest0° 11' 49.7"13.55 misouth1004.84 mi
24 hours11° 37' 21.3"803.99 mieast4° 45' 26.3"326.89 misouth866.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehFri 7:08 AM870 km540 miles470 nmNortheast NE
MedanFri 7:08 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 8:08 AM1341 km833 miles724 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:38 AM1390 km864 miles751 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboFri 5:38 AM1397 km868 miles754 nmNorthwest NW
BengkuluFri 7:08 AM1399 km869 miles755 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeFri 8:08 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmEast E
PalembangFri 7:08 AM1651 km1026 miles891 nmEast E
MaduraiFri 5:38 AM1752 km1088 miles946 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 5:38 AM1762 km1095 miles951 nmNorthwest NW
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