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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: 27%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 44' South, Longitude: 68° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.25 meters/second, 1581.3 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.38 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 27' 22.0"982.53 miwest0° 10' 12.1"11.69 minorth982.87 mi
24 hours12° 43' 51.9"865.30 mieast4° 17' 07.1"294.52 minorth919.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 5:32 PM559 km347 miles302 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSat 3:32 PM1588 km986 miles857 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSat 3:32 PM1606 km998 miles867 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSat 4:32 PM1734 km1078 miles936 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-DenisSat 3:32 PM1804 km1121 miles974 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboSat 5:02 PM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 5:02 PM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 5:02 PM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSat 2:32 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiSat 5:02 PM2512 km1561 miles1357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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