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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

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 Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 48' South, Longitude: 128° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.21 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.82 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 24' 14.4"948.78 miwest0° 07' 15.8"8.33 minorth949.13 mi
24 hours13° 51' 59.9"913.40 mieast3° 22' 51.5"232.50 minorth950.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Halls CreekSat 1:10 PM115 km72 miles62 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tennant CreekSat 2:40 PM618 km384 miles334 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinSat 2:40 PM635 km395 miles343 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsSat 2:40 PM849 km527 miles458 nmSoutheast SE
KupangSat 1:10 PM1007 km626 miles544 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiSat 2:10 PM1008 km627 miles544 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSat 2:10 PM1076 km668 miles581 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSat 1:55 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmSouth S
MakassarSat 1:10 PM1725 km1072 miles931 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarSat 1:10 PM1770 km1100 miles956 nmWest-northwest WNW
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