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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: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 28' North, Longitude: 150° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.26 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.1"1004.87 miwest0° 11' 46.0"13.47 misouth1004.97 mi
24 hours11° 32' 19.6"798.12 mieast4° 45' 02.1"326.41 misouth861.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaFri 5:58 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSoutheast SE
LaeFri 5:58 AM896 km557 miles484 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArawaFri 5:58 AM918 km570 miles496 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirFri 6:58 AM1095 km680 miles591 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraFri 4:58 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyFri 5:58 AM1164 km723 miles628 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraFri 6:58 AM1501 km933 miles811 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 5:58 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenFri 7:58 AM1810 km1125 miles977 nmEast E
ManokwariFri 4:58 AM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmWest W

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