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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 21:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 41' South
Longitude: 133° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.14 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 22.4"1000.14 miwest0° 11' 53.1"13.61 misouth1000.09 mi
24 hours12° 10' 06.4"838.96 mieast4° 40' 18.0"321.05 misouth894.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariSat 6:58 AM432 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AmbonSat 6:58 AM569 km353 miles307 nmWest W
JayapuraSat 6:58 AM866 km538 miles467 nmEast-northeast ENE
SofifiSat 6:58 AM868 km539 miles469 nmNorthwest NW
TernateSat 6:58 AM887 km551 miles479 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinSat 7:28 AM900 km559 miles486 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliSat 6:58 AM947 km588 miles511 nmWest-southwest WSW
SameSat 6:58 AM963 km598 miles520 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuaiSat 6:58 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoSat 5:58 AM1154 km717 miles623 nmNorthwest NW
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