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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: 72%

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 Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 13:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 55' North, Longitude: 88° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.57 meters/second, 1578.8 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.35 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 32' 51.3"980.86 miwest0° 08' 34.0"9.81 minorth980.62 mi
24 hours10° 56' 58.3"738.31 mieast3° 07' 45.5"215.14 minorth764.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairSat 7:06 PM413 km256 miles223 nmEast-southeast ESE
VisakhapatnamSat 7:06 PM809 km503 miles437 nmNorthwest NW
BhubaneshwarSat 7:06 PM876 km545 miles473 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YangonSat 8:06 PM887 km551 miles479 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChennaiSat 7:06 PM938 km583 miles507 nmWest W
KalmunaiSat 7:06 PM987 km613 miles533 nmSouthwest SW
KolkataSat 7:06 PM1072 km666 miles579 nmNorth N
NaypyidawSat 8:06 PM1077 km669 miles581 nmNortheast NE
ChittagongSat 7:36 PM1086 km675 miles587 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 7:06 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmWest-southwest WSW

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