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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 7, 2012 at 12:08:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 46%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 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° 26' 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"1004.69 miWest0° 11' 49.7"13.54 miSouth1004.77 mi
24 hours11° 37' 19.9"803.90 miEast4° 45' 26.1"326.87 miSouth866.78 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 AM850 km528 miles459 nmNortheast NE
MedanFri 7:08 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 8:08 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluFri 7:08 AM1370 km851 miles740 nmEast-southeast ESE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:38 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboFri 5:38 AM1424 km885 miles769 nmNorthwest NW
SingaporeFri 8:08 AM1505 km935 miles813 nmEast E
PalembangFri 7:08 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmEast E
MaduraiFri 5:38 AM1775 km1103 miles959 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 5:38 AM1787 km1110 miles965 nmWest-northwest WNW

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