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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 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 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° 54' 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' 50.4"13.56 misouth1004.69 mi
24 hours11° 38' 35.9"805.34 mieast4° 45' 28.3"326.91 misouth868.02 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 AM309 km192 miles167 nmWest W
MaleFri 6:08 AM586 km364 miles316 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 7:08 AM845 km525 miles456 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KulhudhuffushiFri 6:08 AM852 km530 miles460 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 6:38 AM935 km581 miles505 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 6:38 AM935 km581 miles505 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 6:38 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmNorth N
KandyFri 6:38 AM1013 km630 miles547 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiFri 6:38 AM1182 km735 miles638 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangaloreFri 6:38 AM1506 km936 miles813 nmNorth N

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