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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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' South, Longitude: 134° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.35 meters/second, 1502.4 km/hour, 933.6 miles/hour or 811.3 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' 19.1"933.37 miwest0° 03' 52.3"4.44 minorth933.57 mi
24 hours14° 45' 15.8"958.19 mieast2° 11' 33.9"150.83 minorth976.38 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 1:16 PM58 km36 miles31 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsFri 1:16 PM393 km244 miles212 nmSouth S
DarwinFri 1:16 PM919 km571 miles496 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsFri 1:46 PM1286 km799 miles694 nmEast-northeast ENE
EuclaFri 12:31 PM1377 km856 miles744 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliFri 12:46 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmNorthwest NW
Adelaide *Fri 2:16 PM1697 km1054 miles916 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyFri 1:46 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraFri 12:46 PM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneFri 1:46 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmEast-southeast ESE
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