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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 02:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' South, Longitude: 131° 43' 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
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.47 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 33.6"927.80 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 misouth927.80 mi
24 hours15° 16' 56.1"987.39 mieast0° 42' 55.2"49.21 minorth990.94 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 12:22 PM294 km183 miles159 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsThu 12:22 PM378 km235 miles204 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinThu 12:22 PM942 km585 miles508 nmNorth N
EuclaThu 11:37 AM1224 km760 miles661 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliThu 11:52 AM1520 km944 miles821 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsThu 12:52 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmEast-northeast ENE
Adelaide *Thu 1:22 PM1692 km1051 miles914 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthThu 10:52 AM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyThu 12:52 PM2088 km1298 miles1128 nmNortheast NE
MakassarThu 10:52 AM2196 km1364 miles1186 nmNorthwest NW

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