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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 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 43' South, Longitude: 63° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.12 meters/second, 1616.8 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.5"1004.54 miwest0° 11' 51.0"13.57 misouth1004.61 mi
24 hours11° 39' 41.7"806.58 mieast4° 45' 29.0"326.93 misouth869.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 5:58 AM997 km619 miles538 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaFri 7:58 AM1229 km763 miles663 nmSoutheast SE
MaleFri 6:58 AM1235 km767 miles667 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 7:28 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiFri 7:28 AM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmNortheast NE
ColomboFri 7:28 AM2001 km1243 miles1081 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 7:28 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmEast-northeast ENE
MogadishuFri 4:58 AM2048 km1272 miles1106 nmWest W
BangaloreFri 7:28 AM2165 km1346 miles1169 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisFri 5:58 AM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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