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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: 4%
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 Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 53' South
Longitude: 127° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.85 meters/second, 1525.9 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.80 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 23' 50.6"947.90 miwest0° 07' 09.9"8.21 misouth947.61 mi
24 hours14° 38' 00.0"963.43 mieast2° 14' 24.2"154.09 misouth969.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Halls CreekWed 12:46 PM59 km36 miles32 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinWed 2:16 PM713 km443 miles385 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tennant CreekWed 2:16 PM758 km471 miles409 nmEast-southeast ESE
KupangWed 12:46 PM941 km585 miles508 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsWed 2:16 PM943 km586 miles509 nmSoutheast SE
SuaiWed 1:46 PM972 km604 miles525 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameWed 1:46 PM997 km620 miles538 nmNorth N
DiliWed 1:46 PM1047 km651 miles566 nmNorth N
EuclaWed 1:31 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmSouth S
MakassarWed 12:46 PM1647 km1024 miles889 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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