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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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' South, Longitude: 131° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.38 meters/second, 1502.6 km/hour, 933.7 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' 19.7"933.44 miwest0° 03' 53.7"4.47 minorth933.65 mi
24 hours14° 44' 57.9"957.93 mieast2° 12' 06.3"151.45 minorth976.24 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 1:26 PM269 km167 miles145 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsFri 1:26 PM454 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinFri 1:26 PM855 km531 miles462 nmNorth N
EuclaFri 12:41 PM1307 km812 miles706 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliFri 12:56 PM1441 km895 miles778 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsFri 1:56 PM1530 km951 miles826 nmEast E
Adelaide *Fri 2:26 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyFri 1:56 PM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmEast-northeast ENE
PerthFri 11:56 AM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmSouthwest SW
MakassarFri 11:56 AM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmNorthwest NW
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