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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: 54%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 02' North, Longitude: 67° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.21 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.71 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 58.2"1002.60 miwest0° 10' 51.9"12.44 minorth1002.54 mi
24 hours10° 46' 16.1"742.24 mieast4° 10' 01.1"286.37 minorth792.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiThu 6:34 PM605 km376 miles327 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleThu 6:34 PM636 km395 miles343 nmEast E
Addu CityThu 6:34 PM863 km536 miles466 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 7:04 PM1077 km669 miles582 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiThu 7:04 PM1256 km780 miles678 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboThu 7:04 PM1347 km837 miles728 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 7:04 PM1353 km840 miles730 nmEast E
BangaloreThu 7:04 PM1382 km859 miles746 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaThu 7:34 PM1459 km906 miles788 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PuneThu 7:04 PM1629 km1012 miles879 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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