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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 53' South, Longitude: 77° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.17 meters/second, 1505.4 km/hour, 935.4 miles/hour or 812.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.59 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 minorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 22' 33.3"935.15 miwest0° 04' 27.0"5.10 minorth935.39 mi
24 hours14° 38' 00.5"951.90 mieast2° 24' 04.8"165.16 minorth972.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 1:42 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 12:42 PM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmSouth S
Port LouisFri 11:42 AM2096 km1302 miles1132 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 11:42 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmWest W
MaleFri 12:42 PM2698 km1676 miles1457 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 11:42 AM2930 km1820 miles1582 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 1:12 PM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmNorth N
AntananarivoFri 10:42 AM3151 km1958 miles1701 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisFri 12:42 PM3333 km2071 miles1800 nmSouth S
JakartaFri 2:42 PM3512 km2182 miles1896 nmEast-northeast ENE

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