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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: 14%

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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 42' South, Longitude: 64° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.77 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.10 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 25' 51.9"965.62 miwest0° 09' 27.9"10.85 misouth965.34 mi
24 hours14° 04' 54.3"942.26 mieast3° 20' 07.5"229.37 misouth962.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisMon 8:26 AM997 km620 miles539 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaMon 10:26 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisMon 8:26 AM1218 km757 miles658 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 8:26 AM1527 km949 miles825 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 7:26 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 9:26 AM2291 km1423 miles1237 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 7:26 AM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandMon 9:26 AM2845 km1768 miles1536 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MogadishuMon 7:26 AM2848 km1770 miles1538 nmNorthwest NW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 9:56 AM2903 km1804 miles1567 nmNortheast NE
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