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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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 47' South, Longitude: 126° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.27 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 15.4"948.90 miwest0° 07' 17.0"8.35 minorth949.26 mi
24 hours13° 51' 36.8"913.08 mieast3° 23' 14.8"232.94 minorth950.15 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 1:20 PM157 km97 miles85 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinSat 2:50 PM767 km477 miles414 nmNortheast NE
Tennant CreekSat 2:50 PM861 km535 miles465 nmEast-southeast ESE
KupangSat 1:20 PM891 km554 miles481 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiSat 2:20 PM943 km586 miles509 nmNorth N
SameSat 2:20 PM973 km605 miles525 nmNorth N
DiliSat 2:20 PM1023 km636 miles552 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsSat 2:50 PM1028 km639 miles555 nmSoutheast SE
EuclaSat 2:05 PM1562 km971 miles843 nmSouth S
DenpasarSat 1:20 PM1563 km971 miles844 nmNorthwest NW
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