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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: 35%

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 Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 14' South, Longitude: 92° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.67 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' 11.7"999.10 miwest0° 11' 51.4"13.58 misouth999.03 mi
24 hours12° 15' 02.9"843.94 mieast4° 38' 40.5"319.20 misouth898.49 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 AM1085 km674 miles586 nmEast E
MedanSat 7:46 AM1186 km737 miles641 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 8:46 AM1371 km852 miles741 nmNortheast NE
PalembangSat 7:46 AM1373 km853 miles742 nmEast E
SingaporeSat 8:46 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaSat 7:46 AM1578 km981 miles852 nmEast E
BandungSat 7:46 AM1672 km1039 miles903 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 6:16 AM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakSat 7:46 AM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboSat 6:16 AM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmNorthwest NW
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