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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 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 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° 56' 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"16.37 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 27' 22.0"982.45 miwest0° 10' 12.1"11.69 minorth982.79 mi
24 hours12° 43' 53.6"865.26 mieast4° 17' 06.1"294.48 minorth919.02 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 PM537 km334 miles290 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSat 3:32 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSat 3:32 PM1633 km1015 miles882 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSat 4:32 PM1726 km1072 miles932 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-DenisSat 3:32 PM1827 km1135 miles986 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboSat 5:02 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 5:02 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 5:02 PM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSat 2:32 PM2473 km1537 miles1335 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiSat 5:02 PM2500 km1554 miles1350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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