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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 11:26:00 PM.

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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: 26%

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 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 37' South, Longitude: 124° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.40 meters/second, 1589.1 km/hour, 987.4 miles/hour or 858.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.46 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miSouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 28' 30.4"987.19 miWest0° 11' 16.4"12.91 miSouth986.99 mi
24 hours13° 00' 12.4"886.83 miEast4° 16' 11.8"293.50 miSouth928.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuaiSun 8:26 AM98 km61 miles53 nmEast-northeast ENE
KupangSun 7:26 AM109 km68 miles59 nmWest-southwest WSW
SameSun 8:26 AM152 km94 miles82 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliSun 8:26 AM174 km108 miles94 nmNortheast NE
BaucauSun 8:26 AM258 km160 miles139 nmEast-northeast ENE
EndeSun 7:26 AM316 km196 miles171 nmWest-northwest WNW
RabaSun 7:26 AM647 km402 miles349 nmWest W
KendariSun 7:26 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSun 7:26 AM742 km461 miles401 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinSun 8:56 AM769 km478 miles415 nmEast-southeast ESE

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