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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 10:32:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 02' South, Longitude: 113° 40' East

The ground speed is currently 449.23 meters/second, 1617.2 kilometres/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.1"1004.79 miWest0° 11' 48.4"13.52 miSouth1004.87 mi
24 hours11° 35' 21.2"801.64 miEast4° 45' 19.7"326.75 miSouth864.81 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Palangka RayaFri 5:32 AM242 km151 miles131 nmSouth S
SibuFri 6:32 AM328 km204 miles177 nmNorthwest NW
SarikeiFri 6:32 AM338 km210 miles182 nmNorthwest NW
BanjarmasinFri 6:32 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BalikpapanFri 6:32 AM380 km236 miles205 nmEast-southeast ESE
SamarindaFri 6:32 AM390 km242 miles210 nmEast E
KuchingFri 6:32 AM410 km255 miles221 nmWest-northwest WNW
KetapangFri 5:32 AM458 km285 miles247 nmWest-southwest WSW
PontianakFri 5:32 AM482 km299 miles260 nmWest W
MiriFri 6:32 AM491 km305 miles265 nmNorth N

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