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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 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 46' North
Longitude: 116° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.04 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 16.7"1002.19 miwest0° 11' 11.6"12.82 misouth1002.41 mi
24 hours11° 11' 59.6"772.09 mieast4° 36' 24.6"316.56 misouth836.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluThu 5:32 AM152 km95 miles82 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Bandar Seri BegawanThu 5:32 AM196 km122 miles106 nmWest W
Pekan TutongThu 5:32 AM230 km143 miles124 nmWest W
Kuala BelaitThu 5:32 AM278 km173 miles150 nmWest W
MiriThu 5:32 AM307 km190 miles166 nmWest W
SamarindaThu 5:32 AM585 km363 miles316 nmSouth S
Puerto PrincesaThu 5:32 AM593 km368 miles320 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Zamboanga CityThu 5:32 AM638 km396 miles344 nmEast-northeast ENE
BalikpapanThu 5:32 AM666 km414 miles359 nmSouth S
PaluThu 5:32 AM717 km446 miles387 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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