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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: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 31, 2012 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 05' North, Longitude: 72° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.76 meters/second, 1593.9 km/hour, 990.4 miles/hour or 860.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.51 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.1"990.36 miwest0° 09' 51.7"11.30 misouth990.67 mi
24 hours10° 59' 29.2"748.65 mieast4° 09' 12.0"285.44 misouth805.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KavarattiTue 3:16 AM62 km39 miles34 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KochiTue 3:16 AM372 km231 miles201 nmEast E
MangaloreTue 3:16 AM374 km232 miles202 nmNortheast NE
KulhudhuffushiTue 2:46 AM383 km238 miles207 nmSouth S
CoimbatoreTue 3:16 AM458 km285 miles247 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 3:16 AM478 km297 miles258 nmEast-southeast ESE
TheniTue 3:16 AM501 km312 miles271 nmEast E
MaduraiTue 3:16 AM573 km356 miles309 nmEast E
BangaloreTue 3:16 AM601 km374 miles325 nmEast-northeast ENE
HubliTue 3:16 AM632 km393 miles341 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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