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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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' South, Longitude: 96° 18' 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' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 34.4"927.90 miwest0° 00' 20.7"0.40 minorth927.91 mi
24 hours15° 15' 05.6"985.49 mieast0° 52' 14.7"59.91 minorth990.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungThu 12:20 PM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmNortheast NE
JakartaThu 12:20 PM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 1:20 PM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmSoutheast SE
SurabayaThu 12:20 PM2328 km1446 miles1257 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarThu 1:20 PM2444 km1518 miles1319 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeThu 1:20 PM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:20 AM2598 km1615 miles1403 nmSouthwest SW
PontianakThu 12:20 PM2712 km1685 miles1465 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurThu 1:20 PM2726 km1694 miles1472 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaThu 11:20 AM2978 km1851 miles1608 nmWest-northwest WNW
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