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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 2:44:00 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 26' South, Longitude: 89° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.38 meters/second, 1556.6 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.5 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' 09.5"0.18 miSouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 26' 01.6"966.94 miWest0° 09' 36.5"11.01 miSouth966.65 mi
24 hours14° 01' 07.7"939.15 miEast3° 24' 20.7"234.19 miSouth960.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluMon 9:44 AM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaMon 8:44 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaMon 9:44 AM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 9:44 AM2119 km1316 miles1144 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeMon 10:44 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 10:44 AM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 8:14 AM2597 km1613 miles1402 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboMon 8:14 AM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaMon 9:44 AM2631 km1635 miles1421 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakMon 9:44 AM2680 km1665 miles1447 nmNortheast NE

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