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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 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 46' South, Longitude: 123° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.32 meters/second, 1527.6 km/hour, 949.2 miles/hour or 824.8 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' 16.3"949.02 miwest0° 07' 18.1"8.37 minorth949.38 mi
24 hours13° 51' 13.8"912.76 mieast3° 23' 38.2"233.39 minorth949.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BroomeSat 1:30 PM174 km108 miles94 nmWest W
KupangSat 1:30 PM841 km523 miles454 nmNorth N
SuaiSat 2:30 PM946 km588 miles511 nmNorth N
DarwinSat 3:00 PM952 km591 miles514 nmNortheast NE
SameSat 2:30 PM988 km614 miles533 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeSat 1:30 PM1014 km630 miles547 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSat 2:30 PM1035 km643 miles559 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsSat 3:00 PM1232 km765 miles665 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarSat 1:30 PM1373 km853 miles741 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarSat 1:30 PM1477 km918 miles798 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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