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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 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 44' South, Longitude: 121° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.38 meters/second, 1527.8 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 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' 17.2"949.15 miwest0° 07' 19.2"8.39 minorth949.51 mi
24 hours13° 50' 50.6"912.44 mieast3° 24' 01.3"233.83 minorth949.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BroomeSat 1:40 PM86 km53 miles46 nmEast-southeast ESE
KupangSat 1:40 PM869 km540 miles469 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeSat 1:40 PM984 km611 miles531 nmNorth N
SuaiSat 2:40 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliSat 2:40 PM1109 km689 miles599 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinSat 3:10 PM1165 km724 miles629 nmEast-northeast ENE
DenpasarSat 1:40 PM1209 km751 miles653 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarSat 1:40 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmNorth N
MalangSat 12:40 PM1434 km891 miles774 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSat 3:10 PM1450 km901 miles783 nmEast-southeast ESE
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