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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 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 23' South
Longitude: 88° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.18 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 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' 29.9"1004.75 miwest0° 11' 49.8"13.55 misouth1004.83 mi
24 hours11° 37' 31.4"804.18 mieast4° 45' 26.5"326.90 misouth867.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:46 AM1223 km760 miles660 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboFri 5:46 AM1229 km764 miles664 nmNorthwest NW
MedanFri 7:16 AM1243 km772 miles671 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 8:16 AM1549 km963 miles836 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 5:46 AM1590 km988 miles858 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiFri 5:46 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmNorthwest NW
BengkuluFri 7:16 AM1607 km998 miles868 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleFri 5:16 AM1712 km1064 miles924 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiFri 5:46 AM1726 km1073 miles932 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SingaporeFri 8:16 AM1749 km1087 miles945 nmEast E
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