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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: 58%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 20:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 02' North
Longitude: 137° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.88 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 18.1"1001.83 miwest0° 11' 08.7"12.76 misouth1002.05 mi
24 hours11° 11' 05.5"770.75 mieast4° 35' 32.4"315.56 misouth834.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokThu 5:08 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorthwest NW
ManokwariThu 5:08 AM733 km456 miles396 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraThu 5:08 AM929 km577 miles502 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Guam (Hagåtña)Thu 6:08 AM1258 km782 miles679 nmNortheast NE
DavaoThu 4:08 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmWest W
ManadoThu 4:08 AM1415 km880 miles764 nmWest-southwest WSW
GorontaloThu 4:08 AM1636 km1016 miles883 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyThu 6:08 AM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmSoutheast SE
DiliThu 5:08 AM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinThu 5:38 AM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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