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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 00:16:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 25%

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 Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 47' South, Longitude: 112° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.16 meters/second, 1588.2 km/hour, 986.9 miles/hour or 857.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.45 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 28' 26.2"986.65 miwest0° 11' 14.4"12.87 misouth986.45 mi
24 hours13° 02' 00.6"888.47 mieast4° 15' 01.7"292.17 misouth929.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalangSun 7:16 AM203 km126 miles110 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KediriSun 7:16 AM209 km130 miles113 nmNorth N
MadiunSun 7:16 AM255 km158 miles138 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaSun 7:16 AM281 km175 miles152 nmNorth N
SurakartaSun 7:16 AM299 km186 miles162 nmNorthwest NW
YogyakartaSun 7:16 AM309 km192 miles167 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarSun 8:16 AM340 km211 miles183 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingarajaSun 8:16 AM356 km221 miles192 nmEast-northeast ENE
KudusSun 7:16 AM374 km233 miles202 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangSun 7:16 AM376 km234 miles203 nmNorthwest NW
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