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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 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 46' South, Longitude: 125° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.29 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' 15.7"948.95 miwest0° 07' 17.4"8.36 minorth949.31 mi
24 hours13° 51' 27.6"912.95 mieast3° 23' 24.2"233.12 minorth950.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinSat 2:54 PM836 km520 miles452 nmNortheast NE
KupangSat 1:24 PM862 km536 miles465 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiSat 2:24 PM936 km581 miles505 nmNorth N
Tennant CreekSat 2:54 PM960 km597 miles518 nmEast-southeast ESE
SameSat 2:24 PM971 km603 miles524 nmNorth N
DiliSat 2:24 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsSat 2:54 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarSat 1:24 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarSat 1:24 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSat 2:09 PM1582 km983 miles854 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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