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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 = Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 3:26:00 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

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 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 03:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' South, Longitude: 123° 51' 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' 00.0"0.00 miSouth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 33.7"927.80 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miNorth927.80 mi
24 hours15° 16' 33.3"986.97 miEast0° 45' 00.0"51.59 miNorth990.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Alice SpringsThu 12:56 PM1077 km669 miles582 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinThu 12:56 PM1197 km744 miles646 nmNortheast NE
EuclaThu 12:11 PM1292 km803 miles698 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliThu 12:26 PM1382 km858 miles746 nmNorth N
PerthThu 11:26 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DenpasarThu 11:26 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarThu 11:26 AM1812 km1126 miles978 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangThu 10:26 AM1873 km1164 miles1012 nmNorthwest NW
SurabayaThu 10:26 AM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmNorthwest NW
Adelaide *Thu 1:56 PM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmSoutheast SE

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