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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 56' South
Longitude: 133° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.90 meters/second, 1493.6 km/hour, 928.1 miles/hour or 806.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.47 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 33.6"927.86 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 misouth927.86 mi
24 hours15° 17' 00.3"987.53 mieast0° 42' 32.4"48.78 minorth991.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekThu 12:16 PM178 km111 miles96 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsThu 12:16 PM315 km196 miles170 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinThu 12:16 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaThu 11:31 AM1264 km786 miles683 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsThu 12:46 PM1400 km870 miles756 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliThu 11:46 AM1593 km990 miles860 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Adelaide *Thu 1:16 PM1641 km1020 miles886 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyThu 12:46 PM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 10:46 AM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmSouthwest SW
BrisbaneThu 12:46 PM2141 km1330 miles1156 nmEast-southeast ESE
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