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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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 55' South
Longitude: 90° 05' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.47 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 34.5"927.91 miwest0° 00' 25.1"0.48 minorth927.93 mi
24 hours15° 14' 44.3"985.13 mieast0° 53' 52.6"61.78 minorth989.96 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 AM2225 km1383 miles1201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaThu 11:46 AM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaThu 12:46 PM2436 km1514 miles1315 nmNortheast NE
BandungThu 12:46 PM2442 km1518 miles1319 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 1:46 PM2836 km1762 miles1532 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeThu 1:46 PM2878 km1789 miles1554 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurThu 1:46 PM2948 km1832 miles1592 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarThu 1:46 PM3022 km1877 miles1631 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakThu 12:46 PM3120 km1939 miles1685 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 11:16 AM3271 km2032 miles1766 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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