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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 4:46:00 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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 14' South, Longitude: 89° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.07 meters/second, 1501.4 km/hour, 932.9 miles/hour or 810.7 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' 03.5"0.07 miSouth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 22' 03.5"932.62 miWest0° 03' 34.1"4.09 miSouth932.45 mi
24 hours15° 18' 47.5"993.95 miEast0° 42' 10.9"48.36 miSouth992.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Amsterdam IslandWed 9:46 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaWed 10:46 AM2325 km1444 miles1255 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaWed 11:46 AM2444 km1518 miles1319 nmNortheast NE
BandungWed 11:46 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeWed 12:46 PM2855 km1774 miles1541 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurWed 12:46 PM2915 km1811 miles1574 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthWed 12:46 PM2938 km1825 miles1586 nmEast-southeast ESE
DenpasarWed 12:46 PM3058 km1900 miles1651 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakWed 11:46 AM3117 km1937 miles1683 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 10:16 AM3173 km1972 miles1713 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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