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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: 24%

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 Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 08' South, Longitude: 85° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.61 meters/second, 1586.2 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.43 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 16.5"985.47 miwest0° 11' 09.5"12.78 misouth985.27 mi
24 hours13° 06' 07.3"892.24 mieast4° 12' 17.9"289.07 misouth931.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 8:08 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 7:38 AM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSun 7:38 AM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSun 7:08 AM2036 km1265 miles1099 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramSun 7:38 AM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiSun 7:38 AM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSun 10:08 AM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSun 10:08 AM2434 km1513 miles1314 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaSun 9:08 AM2436 km1514 miles1316 nmEast E
BandungSun 9:08 AM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmEast E
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