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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 16' South, Longitude: 127° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.35 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.1 miles/hour or 840.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.12 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 25' 18.8"966.87 miwest0° 09' 57.6"11.41 misouth966.58 mi
24 hours14° 09' 40.2"949.40 mieast3° 29' 58.6"240.63 misouth971.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinTue 1:16 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuaiTue 12:46 PM599 km372 miles323 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameTue 12:46 PM615 km382 miles332 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangTue 11:46 AM621 km386 miles335 nmNorthwest NW
BaucauTue 12:46 PM651 km405 miles352 nmNorth N
DiliTue 12:46 PM664 km413 miles359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EndeTue 11:46 AM872 km542 miles471 nmNorthwest NW
Tennant CreekTue 1:16 PM930 km578 miles502 nmSoutheast SE
Alice SpringsTue 1:16 PM1242 km772 miles671 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KendariTue 11:46 AM1261 km784 miles681 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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