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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: 63%

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 Friday, December 21, 2012 at 13:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 12' North, Longitude: 78° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.25 meters/second, 1599.3 km/hour, 993.8 miles/hour or 863.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.56 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 33' 06.3"993.62 miwest0° 09' 52.4"11.31 minorth993.45 mi
24 hours10° 47' 41.5"737.11 mieast3° 42' 31.4"254.91 minorth775.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ThoothukudiFri 7:06 PM45 km28 miles24 nmSouth S
VirudhunagarFri 7:06 PM46 km29 miles25 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TirunelveliFri 7:06 PM70 km44 miles38 nmSouthwest SW
MaduraiFri 7:06 PM79 km49 miles43 nmNorth N
RamanathapuramFri 7:06 PM80 km50 miles43 nmEast-northeast ENE
SivagangaFri 7:06 PM83 km52 miles45 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TenkasiFri 7:06 PM93 km58 miles50 nmWest-southwest WSW
CourtallamFri 7:06 PM99 km61 miles53 nmWest-southwest WSW
Gudalur (Theni)Fri 7:06 PM110 km69 miles60 nmWest-northwest WNW
TheniFri 7:06 PM116 km72 miles62 nmNorthwest NW

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