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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 06:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 76° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.94 meters/second, 1493.8 km/hour, 928.2 miles/hour or 806.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.47 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 35.1"927.96 miwest0° 00' 34.0"0.65 minorth927.99 mi
24 hours15° 13' 56.2"984.31 mieast0° 57' 22.7"65.79 minorth989.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 12:42 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 11:42 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmSouth S
Port LouisThu 10:42 AM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 10:42 AM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmWest W
MaleThu 11:42 AM2797 km1738 miles1510 nmNorth N
VictoriaThu 10:42 AM2919 km1814 miles1576 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoThu 9:42 AM3057 km1900 miles1651 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 12:12 PM3096 km1924 miles1672 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 11:42 AM3206 km1992 miles1731 nmSouth S
JakartaThu 1:42 PM3638 km2260 miles1964 nmEast-northeast ENE
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