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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 4:08:00 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 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 11' South, Longitude: 98° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.18 meters/second, 1501.9 km/hour, 933.2 miles/hour or 810.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.55 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miSouth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 22' 05.3"932.89 miWest0° 03' 39.9"4.20 miSouth932.71 mi
24 hours15° 18' 27.2"993.84 miEast0° 44' 35.9"51.13 miSouth992.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungWed 11:08 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmNortheast NE
JakartaWed 11:08 AM1795 km1116 miles969 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluWed 11:08 AM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaWed 11:08 AM2099 km1305 miles1134 nmNortheast NE
PerthWed 12:08 PM2167 km1346 miles1170 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarWed 12:08 PM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeWed 12:08 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakWed 11:08 AM2524 km1568 miles1363 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurWed 12:08 PM2606 km1619 miles1407 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandWed 9:08 AM2809 km1746 miles1517 nmSouthwest SW

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