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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 23' North, Longitude: 132° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.68 meters/second, 1611.6 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.69 miwest0° 00' 12.3"0.24 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 03.6"1001.37 miwest0° 12' 23.2"14.19 misouth1001.57 mi
24 hours12° 05' 21.2"834.82 mieast5° 02' 58.2"346.97 misouth905.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariSat 11:10 AM522 km324 miles282 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokSat 11:10 AM538 km334 miles291 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SofifiSat 11:10 AM577 km359 miles312 nmWest-southwest WSW
TernateSat 11:10 AM591 km367 miles319 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosSat 10:10 AM818 km509 miles442 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoSat 10:10 AM820 km510 miles443 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoSat 10:10 AM827 km514 miles447 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonSat 11:10 AM893 km555 miles482 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GorontaloSat 10:10 AM1047 km650 miles565 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSat 11:10 AM1166 km725 miles630 nmSoutheast SE
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