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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 13' South
Longitude: 78° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.48 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.42 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.3"985.18 miwest0° 11' 08.3"12.76 misouth984.97 mi
24 hours13° 07' 04.2"893.09 mieast4° 11' 39.0"288.33 misouth932.11 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 8:34 AM771 km479 miles416 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSun 7:34 AM1695 km1054 miles915 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 8:04 AM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 8:04 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSun 8:04 AM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmNorth N
MaduraiSun 8:04 AM2227 km1384 miles1203 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 6:34 AM2536 km1576 miles1369 nmWest-southwest WSW
BangaloreSun 8:04 AM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNorth N
ChennaiSun 8:04 AM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmNorth N
VictoriaSun 6:34 AM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmWest-northwest WNW
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