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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 = Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 2:28:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 42' South, Longitude: 120° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.20 meters/second, 1606.3 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.63 miWest0° 00' 12.5"0.24 miSouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 28' 34.5"997.97 miWest0° 12' 35.9"14.43 miSouth997.92 mi
24 hours12° 51' 10.4"886.06 miEast4° 55' 05.5"337.97 miSouth944.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakassarSun 10:28 AM96 km59 miles52 nmWest-southwest WSW
RantepaoSun 10:28 AM193 km120 miles104 nmNorth N
MamujuSun 10:28 AM264 km164 miles143 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KendariSun 10:28 AM275 km171 miles148 nmEast-northeast ENE
PaluSun 10:28 AM421 km262 miles228 nmNorth N
RabaSun 10:28 AM452 km281 miles244 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EndeSun 10:28 AM487 km303 miles263 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BalikpapanSun 10:28 AM530 km329 miles286 nmNorthwest NW
SamarindaSun 10:28 AM572 km356 miles309 nmNorthwest NW
MataramSun 10:28 AM621 km386 miles335 nmSouthwest SW

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