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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: 53%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 55' South, Longitude: 129° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.64 meters/second, 1557.5 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.13 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 28' 32.6"967.62 miwest0° 08' 46.4"10.05 minorth968.00 mi
24 hours12° 13' 44.7"817.48 mieast3° 48' 26.5"261.73 minorth864.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinMon 7:02 PM309 km192 miles167 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tennant CreekMon 7:02 PM725 km450 miles391 nmSoutheast SE
SuaiMon 6:32 PM771 km479 miles416 nmNorthwest NW
SameMon 6:32 PM775 km482 miles419 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BaucauMon 6:32 PM786 km488 miles424 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliMon 6:32 PM821 km510 miles444 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangMon 5:32 PM828 km515 miles447 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsMon 7:02 PM1076 km669 miles581 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KendariMon 5:32 PM1430 km888 miles772 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarMon 5:32 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmNorthwest NW
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