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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: 35%

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 Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 01:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 22' South, Longitude: 82° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.56 meters/second, 1607.6 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 09.2"998.84 miwest0° 11' 50.9"13.57 misouth998.77 mi
24 hours12° 16' 15.0"845.14 mieast4° 38' 15.3"318.72 misouth899.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 7:26 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 6:56 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 6:56 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 6:26 AM1486 km923 miles802 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 6:56 AM1671 km1038 miles902 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiSat 6:56 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChennaiSat 6:56 AM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmNorth N
BangaloreSat 6:56 AM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSat 9:26 AM2289 km1423 miles1236 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 9:26 AM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmEast-northeast ENE
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