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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 = Monday, December 10, 2012 at 2:24:00 AM.

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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: 15%

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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 23' South, Longitude: 94° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.50 meters/second, 1557.0 km/hour, 967.5 miles/hour or 840.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.12 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 miSouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 26' 03.5"967.21 miWest0° 09' 38.0"11.04 miSouth966.92 mi
24 hours14° 00' 23.6"938.55 miEast3° 25' 09.2"235.11 miSouth960.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamMon 8:54 AM354 km220 miles191 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluMon 9:24 AM1442 km896 miles779 nmNortheast NE
JakartaMon 9:24 AM1619 km1006 miles874 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 9:24 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangMon 9:24 AM1684 km1046 miles909 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeMon 10:24 AM2011 km1249 miles1086 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurMon 10:24 AM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaMon 9:24 AM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakMon 9:24 AM2272 km1411 miles1227 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarMon 10:24 AM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmEast-northeast ENE

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