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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 = Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 12:46:00 AM.

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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: 35%

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 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 14' South, Longitude: 92° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.68 meters/second, 1608.0 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.65 miWest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miSouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 11.9"999.04 miWest0° 11' 51.4"13.58 miSouth998.97 mi
24 hours12° 15' 00.9"843.85 miEast4° 38' 41.2"319.19 miSouth898.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSat 7:46 AM1055 km655 miles570 nmEast E
MedanSat 7:46 AM1169 km727 miles631 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangSat 7:46 AM1344 km835 miles726 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurSat 8:46 AM1351 km839 miles729 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 8:46 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaSat 7:46 AM1549 km962 miles836 nmEast E
BandungSat 7:46 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmEast E
PontianakSat 7:46 AM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 6:16 AM1966 km1221 miles1061 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboSat 6:16 AM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmNorthwest NW

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