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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%
Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 58' South
Longitude: 88° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.62 meters/second, 1525.0 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.79 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 23' 44.1"947.35 miwest0° 07' 02.1"8.07 misouth947.07 mi
24 hours14° 50' 46.2"976.99 mieast2° 12' 10.2"151.52 misouth982.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 9:46 AM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaTue 10:46 AM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungTue 10:46 AM2392 km1487 miles1292 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandTue 8:46 AM2449 km1522 miles1323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeTue 11:46 AM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurTue 11:46 AM2738 km1701 miles1478 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 9:16 AM2911 km1809 miles1572 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleTue 8:46 AM2959 km1839 miles1598 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakTue 10:46 AM3011 km1871 miles1626 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarTue 11:46 AM3054 km1897 miles1649 nmEast-northeast ENE
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