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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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' South, Longitude: 118° 48' 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' 05.5"0.11 minorth927.87 mi
24 hours15° 16' 18.0"986.77 mieast0° 46' 19.8"53.13 minorth990.70 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 11:46 AM72 km45 miles39 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarrathaThu 11:46 AM205 km127 miles110 nmWest W
PerthThu 11:46 AM1256 km781 miles678 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DenpasarThu 11:46 AM1410 km876 miles761 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliThu 12:46 PM1551 km964 miles837 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EuclaThu 12:31 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmSoutheast SE
MalangThu 10:46 AM1573 km978 miles850 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsThu 1:16 PM1582 km983 miles854 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinThu 1:16 PM1589 km987 miles858 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaThu 10:46 AM1647 km1023 miles889 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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