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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 5:20:00 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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' South, Longitude: 96° 34' 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"927.83 miWest0° 00' 20.6"0.39 miNorth927.85 mi
24 hours15° 15' 06.6"985.44 miEast0° 52' 10.5"59.82 miNorth990.07 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 PM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmNortheast NE
JakartaThu 12:20 PM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 1:20 PM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmSoutheast SE
SurabayaThu 12:20 PM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarThu 1:20 PM2420 km1504 miles1307 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeThu 1:20 PM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:20 AM2616 km1626 miles1413 nmSouthwest SW
PontianakThu 12:20 PM2697 km1676 miles1456 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurThu 1:20 PM2720 km1690 miles1468 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaThu 11:20 AM3003 km1866 miles1622 nmWest-northwest WNW

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