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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 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 41' South, Longitude: 65° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.13 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.0"1004.63 miwest0° 11' 50.9"13.57 misouth1004.70 mi
24 hours11° 39' 28.7"806.39 mieast4° 45' 28.8"326.95 misouth868.93 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 6:48 AM800 km497 miles432 nmEast E
MaleFri 6:48 AM998 km620 miles539 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaFri 7:48 AM1028 km639 miles555 nmSoutheast SE
VictoriaFri 5:48 AM1246 km774 miles673 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 7:18 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmNortheast NE
ColomboFri 7:18 AM1759 km1093 miles950 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 7:18 AM1763 km1095 miles952 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiFri 7:18 AM1786 km1110 miles964 nmNortheast NE
BangaloreFri 7:18 AM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmNortheast NE
ChennaiFri 7:18 AM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmNortheast NE
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