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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: 37%

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 Friday, December 7, 2012 at 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 35' South, Longitude: 139° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 24.1"1000.29 miwest0° 11' 53.3"13.62 misouth1000.24 mi
24 hours12° 09' 21.2"838.20 mieast4° 40' 31.9"321.32 misouth894.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraSat 6:32 AM264 km164 miles142 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mount HagenSat 7:32 AM543 km338 miles293 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariSat 6:32 AM731 km454 miles395 nmNorthwest NW
LaeSat 7:32 AM863 km536 miles466 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbySat 7:32 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinSat 7:02 AM1290 km802 miles697 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokSat 6:32 AM1442 km896 miles779 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsSat 7:32 AM1527 km949 miles824 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliSat 6:32 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoSat 5:32 AM1763 km1096 miles952 nmWest-northwest WNW
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