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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: 43%

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 Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 12:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 24' North, Longitude: 67° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.59 meters/second, 1618.5 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 873.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.0"1005.71 miwest0° 11' 30.4"13.18 minorth1005.78 mi
24 hours10° 55' 44.4"756.00 mieast4° 29' 49.5"309.02 minorth815.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityWed 5:52 PM683 km424 miles369 nmEast E
MaleWed 5:52 PM826 km513 miles446 nmEast-northeast ENE
KulhudhuffushiWed 5:52 PM955 km593 miles516 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaWed 6:52 PM1040 km646 miles561 nmSoutheast SE
VictoriaWed 4:52 PM1409 km876 miles761 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 6:22 PM1412 km878 miles763 nmNortheast NE
ColomboWed 6:22 PM1590 km988 miles859 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 6:22 PM1594 km990 miles861 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 6:22 PM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNortheast NE
BangaloreWed 6:22 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNortheast NE
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