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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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 117° 52' 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' 09.2"933.54 miwest0° 03' 52.3"4.44 misouth933.36 mi
24 hours15° 17' 39.7"993.60 mieast0° 49' 43.5"57.02 misouth992.57 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 AM78 km48 miles42 nmEast-southeast ESE
KarrathaWed 10:46 AM127 km79 miles69 nmSouthwest SW
DenpasarWed 10:46 AM1296 km806 miles700 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthWed 10:46 AM1329 km826 miles717 nmSouth S
MalangWed 9:46 AM1450 km901 miles783 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliWed 11:46 AM1523 km947 miles823 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaWed 9:46 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinWed 12:16 PM1623 km1008 miles876 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarWed 10:46 AM1664 km1034 miles898 nmNorth N
EuclaWed 11:31 AM1691 km1050 miles913 nmSoutheast SE
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