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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: 45%

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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 45' South, Longitude: 61° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.12 meters/second, 1616.8 km/hour, 1004.6 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' 25.2"1004.53 miwest0° 11' 51.2"13.57 misouth1004.60 mi
24 hours11° 39' 54.7"806.82 mieast4° 45' 29.0"326.93 misouth869.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 6:08 AM761 km473 miles411 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaFri 8:08 AM1451 km902 miles784 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleFri 7:08 AM1483 km921 miles801 nmEast-northeast ENE
MogadishuFri 5:08 AM1782 km1107 miles962 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramFri 7:38 AM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisFri 6:08 AM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmSouth S
MaduraiFri 7:38 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboFri 7:38 AM2249 km1398 miles1214 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 7:38 AM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-DenisFri 6:08 AM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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