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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 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' South, Longitude: 119° 45' 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 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 33.7"927.86 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.09 minorth927.87 mi
24 hours15° 16' 21.0"986.82 mieast0° 46' 04.7"52.84 minorth990.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HedlandThu 11:42 AM141 km87 miles76 nmWest-northwest WNW
PerthThu 11:42 AM1282 km796 miles692 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DenpasarThu 11:42 AM1441 km896 miles778 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsThu 1:12 PM1485 km923 miles802 nmEast-southeast ESE
EuclaThu 12:27 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmSoutheast SE
DiliThu 12:42 PM1505 km935 miles813 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinThu 1:12 PM1507 km937 miles814 nmNortheast NE
MalangThu 10:42 AM1619 km1006 miles874 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaThu 10:42 AM1690 km1050 miles913 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarThu 11:42 AM1747 km1086 miles944 nmNorth N
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