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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: 2%

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 Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 02:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 118° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.46 meters/second, 1502.9 km/hour, 933.8 miles/hour or 811.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.1"15.56 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 09.5"933.57 miwest0° 03' 52.8"4.45 misouth933.39 mi
24 hours15° 17' 37.2"993.58 mieast0° 49' 58.7"57.31 misouth992.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HedlandWed 10:42 AM35 km22 miles19 nmSouthwest SW
KarrathaWed 10:42 AM218 km136 miles118 nmWest-southwest WSW
DenpasarWed 10:42 AM1322 km822 miles714 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthWed 10:42 AM1347 km837 miles727 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliWed 11:42 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangWed 9:42 AM1491 km927 miles805 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinWed 12:12 PM1536 km955 miles830 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaWed 9:42 AM1564 km972 miles844 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsWed 12:12 PM1604 km997 miles866 nmEast-southeast ESE
EuclaWed 11:27 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmSoutheast SE
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