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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: 36%

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 Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 10' South, Longitude: 97° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.73 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 13.1"999.17 miwest0° 11' 51.6"13.58 misouth999.10 mi
24 hours12° 14' 25.2"843.25 mieast4° 38' 53.6"319.43 misouth897.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSat 7:26 AM529 km328 miles285 nmEast-northeast ENE
PadangSat 7:26 AM554 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangSat 7:26 AM820 km510 miles443 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanSat 7:26 AM973 km605 miles526 nmNorth N
SingaporeSat 8:26 AM988 km614 miles533 nmNortheast NE
Pangkal PinangSat 7:26 AM993 km617 miles536 nmEast-northeast ENE
Johor BahruSat 8:26 AM996 km619 miles538 nmNortheast NE
Tanjung PinangSat 7:26 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 7:26 AM1016 km631 miles548 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurSat 8:26 AM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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