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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: 50%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:35 AM
This phaseThird QuarterSaturday, May 12, 2012 at 9:47 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, May 20, 2012 at 11:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 07' South
Longitude: 125° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.66 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.8"992.40 miwest0° 10' 56.5"12.53 minorth992.73 mi
24 hours11° 00' 49.0"752.29 mieast4° 28' 38.3"307.69 minorth816.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuaiSun 6:46 AM25 km15 miles13 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SameSun 6:46 AM34 km21 miles18 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliSun 6:46 AM66 km41 miles36 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauSun 6:46 AM140 km87 miles76 nmEast-northeast ENE
KupangSun 5:46 AM227 km141 miles122 nmWest-southwest WSW
EndeSun 5:46 AM407 km253 miles220 nmWest W
KendariSun 5:46 AM649 km403 miles351 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AmbonSun 6:46 AM676 km420 miles365 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinSun 7:16 AM705 km438 miles380 nmEast-southeast ESE
RabaSun 5:46 AM731 km454 miles395 nmWest W
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