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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 01:34:00 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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 15' South, Longitude: 106° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.80 meters/second, 1558.1 km/hour, 968.1 miles/hour or 841.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.13 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 26' 08.2"967.88 miwest0° 09' 42.1"11.12 misouth967.59 mi
24 hours13° 58' 32.8"937.05 mieast3° 27' 08.8"237.39 misouth959.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementMon 8:34 AM427 km265 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungMon 8:34 AM817 km508 miles441 nmNorth N
SurakartaMon 8:34 AM873 km543 miles472 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BekasiMon 8:34 AM887 km551 miles479 nmNorth N
JakartaMon 8:34 AM896 km557 miles484 nmNorth N
SemarangMon 8:34 AM904 km561 miles488 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangMon 8:34 AM963 km598 miles520 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaMon 8:34 AM1022 km635 miles552 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarMon 9:34 AM1124 km698 miles607 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluMon 8:34 AM1251 km777 miles675 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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