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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 3:56:00 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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' South, Longitude: 116° 40' 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"927.80 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miNorth927.80 mi
24 hours15° 16' 11.6"986.58 miEast0° 46' 53.5"53.76 miNorth990.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarrathaThu 11:56 AM28 km17 miles15 nmNortheast NE
Port HedlandThu 11:56 AM210 km130 miles113 nmEast-northeast ENE
PerthThu 11:56 AM1224 km761 miles661 nmSouth S
DenpasarThu 11:56 AM1367 km850 miles738 nmNorth N
MalangThu 10:56 AM1498 km931 miles809 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaThu 10:56 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliThu 12:56 PM1670 km1038 miles902 nmNortheast NE
EuclaThu 12:41 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmSoutheast SE
MakassarThu 11:56 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmNorth N
DarwinThu 1:26 PM1776 km1104 miles959 nmEast-northeast ENE

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