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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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 02:34:00 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: 8%

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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 49' South, Longitude: 106° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.02 meters/second, 1526.5 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.81 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 23' 50.4"948.18 miwest0° 07' 11.0"8.24 misouth947.90 mi
24 hours14° 48' 44.0"975.49 mieast2° 16' 10.3"156.10 misouth981.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementTue 9:34 AM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth N
BandungTue 9:34 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmNorth N
SurakartaTue 9:34 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangTue 9:34 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaTue 9:34 AM1293 km804 miles698 nmNorth N
MalangTue 9:34 AM1299 km807 miles702 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaTue 9:34 AM1367 km849 miles738 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarTue 10:34 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluTue 9:34 AM1609 km1000 miles869 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalembangTue 9:34 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmNorth N

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