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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 = Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 2:46:00 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: 2%

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 Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 118° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.45 meters/second, 1502.8 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' 03.8"0.08 miSouth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 09.4"933.48 miWest0° 03' 52.4"4.44 miSouth933.30 mi
24 hours15° 17' 39.0"993.53 miEast0° 49' 47.8"57.09 miSouth992.50 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 10:46 AM52 km32 miles28 nmEast-southeast ESE
KarrathaWed 10:46 AM152 km94 miles82 nmWest-southwest WSW
DenpasarWed 10:46 AM1305 km811 miles704 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthWed 10:46 AM1333 km828 miles720 nmSouth S
MalangWed 9:46 AM1466 km911 miles792 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliWed 11:46 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaWed 9:46 AM1534 km953 miles828 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinWed 12:16 PM1599 km993 miles863 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarWed 10:46 AM1661 km1032 miles897 nmNorth N
EuclaWed 11:31 AM1673 km1040 miles904 nmSoutheast SE

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