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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: 34%

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 02:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 40' South, Longitude: 60° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.28 meters/second, 1606.6 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 03.2"998.21 miwest0° 11' 49.6"13.55 misouth998.13 mi
24 hours12° 19' 02.6"847.91 mieast4° 37' 13.8"317.55 misouth901.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 6:58 AM592 km368 miles320 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 8:58 AM1310 km814 miles707 nmEast E
Port LouisSat 6:58 AM1641 km1020 miles886 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSat 6:58 AM1775 km1103 miles959 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleSat 7:58 AM1793 km1114 miles968 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuSat 5:58 AM1908 km1185 miles1030 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniSat 5:58 AM2030 km1261 miles1096 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSat 5:58 AM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamSat 5:58 AM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramSat 8:28 AM2390 km1485 miles1291 nmNortheast NE
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