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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 = Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 8:58:00 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: 45%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 08:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 03' South, Longitude: 127° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.09 meters/second, 1497.9 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.51 miWest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 miNorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 24' 42.8"930.48 miWest0° 01' 18.0"1.49 miNorth930.54 mi
24 hours13° 55' 11.3"898.73 miEast1° 08' 08.8"78.13 miNorth905.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekSat 6:28 PM729 km453 miles394 nmEast E
Alice SpringsSat 6:28 PM731 km454 miles395 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinSat 6:28 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EuclaSat 5:43 PM1188 km738 miles641 nmSouth S
DiliSat 5:58 PM1395 km867 miles753 nmNorth N
PerthSat 4:58 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmSouthwest SW
DenpasarSat 4:58 PM1890 km1174 miles1021 nmNorthwest NW
AdelaideSat 6:28 PM1892 km1175 miles1021 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakassarSat 4:58 PM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsSat 6:58 PM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmEast E

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