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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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 90° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.92 meters/second, 1493.7 km/hour, 928.2 miles/hour or 806.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.47 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 34.5"927.85 miwest0° 00' 24.8"0.48 minorth927.87 mi
24 hours15° 14' 45.1"985.07 mieast0° 53' 48.4"61.69 minorth989.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:46 AM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaThu 12:46 PM2415 km1500 miles1304 nmNortheast NE
BandungThu 12:46 PM2420 km1504 miles1307 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaThu 11:46 AM2447 km1520 miles1321 nmNorthwest NW
PerthThu 1:46 PM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeThu 1:46 PM2863 km1779 miles1546 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurThu 1:46 PM2935 km1824 miles1585 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarThu 1:46 PM2996 km1862 miles1618 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakThu 12:46 PM3101 km1927 miles1674 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 11:16 AM3281 km2039 miles1771 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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