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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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 33' South, Longitude: 75° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.16 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.8"1004.62 miwest0° 11' 50.5"13.56 misouth1004.69 mi
24 hours11° 38' 37.3"805.37 mieast4° 45' 28.4"326.91 misouth868.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityFri 6:08 AM279 km173 miles150 nmWest W
MaleFri 6:08 AM573 km356 miles309 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 7:08 AM831 km516 miles449 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KulhudhuffushiFri 6:08 AM842 km523 miles455 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 6:38 AM950 km590 miles513 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 6:38 AM950 km590 miles513 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 6:38 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorth N
MaduraiFri 6:38 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangaloreFri 6:38 AM1510 km938 miles815 nmNorth N
ChennaiFri 6:38 AM1592 km989 miles860 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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