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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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 00:46:00 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: 16%

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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 07' South, Longitude: 118° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.09 meters/second, 1559.1 km/hour, 968.8 miles/hour or 841.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.15 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 12.9"968.52 miwest0° 09' 46.0"11.19 misouth968.23 mi
24 hours13° 56' 46.2"935.61 mieast3° 29' 02.3"239.56 misouth958.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RabaMon 8:46 AM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth N
MataramMon 8:46 AM652 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DenpasarMon 8:46 AM682 km424 miles368 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EndeMon 8:46 AM696 km433 miles376 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KupangMon 8:46 AM734 km456 miles396 nmNortheast NE
SingarajaMon 8:46 AM744 km462 miles402 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangMon 7:46 AM900 km559 miles486 nmNorthwest NW
SuaiMon 9:46 AM937 km582 miles506 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaMon 7:46 AM962 km598 miles519 nmNorthwest NW
SameMon 9:46 AM992 km617 miles536 nmNortheast NE
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