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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 10' South
Longitude: 136° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.31 meters/second, 1502.3 km/hour, 933.5 miles/hour or 811.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.56 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 minorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 18.4"933.30 miwest0° 03' 50.7"4.41 minorth933.50 mi
24 hours14° 45' 33.6"958.45 mieast2° 11' 01.4"150.21 minorth976.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekFri 1:06 PM245 km152 miles132 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsFri 1:06 PM474 km295 miles256 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinFri 1:06 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsFri 1:36 PM1046 km650 miles565 nmEast-northeast ENE
EuclaFri 12:21 PM1483 km921 miles801 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adelaide *Fri 2:06 PM1650 km1025 miles891 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyFri 1:36 PM1653 km1027 miles893 nmNortheast NE
DiliFri 12:36 PM1739 km1081 miles939 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneFri 1:36 PM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraFri 12:36 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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