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

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' South, Longitude: 104° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.91 meters/second, 1493.7 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' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 34.1"927.81 miwest0° 00' 15.1"0.29 minorth927.83 mi
24 hours15° 15' 33.6"985.91 mieast0° 50' 02.4"57.37 minorth990.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungThu 11:46 AM1581 km982 miles854 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthThu 12:46 PM1650 km1025 miles891 nmSoutheast SE
JakartaThu 11:46 AM1652 km1026 miles892 nmNorth N
MalangThu 11:46 AM1673 km1040 miles903 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaThu 11:46 AM1742 km1082 miles941 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarThu 12:46 PM1766 km1097 miles954 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluThu 11:46 AM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmNorth N
PalembangThu 11:46 AM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmNorth N
MakassarThu 12:46 PM2362 km1467 miles1275 nmNortheast NE
PontianakThu 11:46 AM2367 km1470 miles1278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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