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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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 53' South, Longitude: 77° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.18 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"935.17 miwest0° 04' 27.2"5.11 minorth935.40 mi
24 hours14° 37' 56.6"951.84 mieast2° 24' 10.9"165.28 minorth972.89 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 1:44 PM1477 km917 miles797 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 12:44 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmSouth S
Port LouisFri 11:44 AM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 11:44 AM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmWest W
MaleFri 12:44 PM2690 km1671 miles1452 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 11:44 AM2887 km1794 miles1559 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 1:14 PM2978 km1850 miles1608 nmNorth N
AntananarivoFri 10:44 AM3101 km1927 miles1674 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisFri 12:44 PM3325 km2066 miles1795 nmSouth S
JakartaFri 2:44 PM3558 km2211 miles1921 nmEast-northeast ENE

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