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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 12:52:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 43%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 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° 22' 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"1005.64 miWest0° 11' 30.4"13.18 miNorth1005.71 mi
24 hours10° 55' 45.1"755.96 miEast4° 29' 50.2"309.01 miNorth815.77 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 PM653 km406 miles353 nmEast E
MaleWed 5:52 PM800 km497 miles432 nmEast-northeast ENE
KulhudhuffushiWed 5:52 PM935 km581 miles505 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaWed 6:52 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 6:22 PM1390 km863 miles750 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaWed 4:52 PM1437 km893 miles776 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboWed 6:22 PM1563 km971 miles844 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 6:22 PM1567 km974 miles846 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 6:22 PM1589 km987 miles858 nmNortheast NE
BengaluruWed 6:22 PM1788 km1111 miles965 nmNortheast NE

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