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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 2, 2011 at 9:52:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, November 25, 2011 at 6:11 AM
This phaseFirst QuarterFriday, December 2, 2011 at 9:53 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 2, 2011 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 59' South, Longitude: 120° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.96 meters/second, 1619.8 km/hour, 1006.5 miles/hour or 874.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 34.2"16.77 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 34' 11.8"1006.45 miWest0° 11' 37.4"13.31 miNorth1006.62 mi
24 hours10° 11' 54.2"704.48 miEast4° 37' 57.4"318.30 miNorth773.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RantepaoFri 5:52 PM68 km42 miles37 nmWest W
MamujuFri 5:52 PM183 km114 miles99 nmWest W
PaluFri 5:52 PM241 km150 miles130 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KendariFri 5:52 PM249 km155 miles135 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakassarFri 5:52 PM268 km166 miles144 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BalikpapanFri 5:52 PM449 km279 miles243 nmWest-northwest WNW
SamarindaFri 5:52 PM465 km289 miles251 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloFri 5:52 PM482 km299 miles260 nmNortheast NE
RabaFri 5:52 PM643 km400 miles347 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BanjarmasinFri 5:52 PM659 km409 miles356 nmWest W

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