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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 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 22' North, Longitude: 142° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.26 meters/second, 1617.3 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' 38.8"1004.85 miwest0° 11' 46.6"13.48 misouth1004.95 mi
24 hours11° 32' 59.3"798.89 mieast4° 45' 06.8"326.50 misouth862.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraFri 5:32 AM375 km233 miles202 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LaeFri 6:32 AM932 km579 miles503 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariFri 5:32 AM944 km586 miles510 nmWest W
MelekeokFri 5:32 AM1174 km730 miles634 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyFri 6:32 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaFri 6:32 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmNorth N
PalikirFri 7:32 AM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinFri 6:02 AM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsFri 6:32 AM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmSouth S
ManadoFri 4:32 AM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmWest W

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