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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 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 59' South, Longitude: 97° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.87 meters/second, 1504.3 km/hour, 934.8 miles/hour or 812.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.58 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 22' 28.1"934.55 miwest0° 04' 15.1"4.87 minorth934.77 mi
24 hours14° 40' 35.0"954.17 mieast2° 19' 47.3"160.25 minorth974.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungFri 1:20 PM1832 km1139 miles989 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 1:20 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluFri 1:20 PM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaFri 1:20 PM2192 km1362 miles1183 nmNortheast NE
PerthFri 2:20 PM2286 km1421 miles1235 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarFri 2:20 PM2312 km1437 miles1248 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 2:20 PM2463 km1530 miles1330 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakFri 1:20 PM2575 km1600 miles1391 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurFri 2:20 PM2605 km1618 miles1406 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandFri 11:20 AM2737 km1701 miles1478 nmSouthwest SW
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