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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 21:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 14' North, Longitude: 133° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.25 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.4"1004.91 miwest0° 11' 47.1"13.50 misouth1005.00 mi
24 hours11° 33' 41.6"799.77 mieast4° 45' 11.4"326.61 misouth863.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariFri 6:08 AM128 km79 miles69 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SofifiFri 6:08 AM690 km429 miles373 nmWest W
TernateFri 6:08 AM710 km441 miles383 nmWest W
AmbonFri 6:08 AM756 km470 miles408 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokFri 6:08 AM809 km503 miles437 nmNorth N
JayapuraFri 6:08 AM834 km518 miles450 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManadoFri 5:08 AM1000 km621 miles540 nmWest W
General SantosFri 5:08 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorthwest NW
DavaoFri 5:08 AM1177 km731 miles635 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloFri 5:08 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmWest W
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