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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: 6%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 41' South, Longitude: 114° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.53 meters/second, 1528.3 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.83 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 24' 19.8"949.44 miwest0° 07' 22.5"8.46 minorth949.80 mi
24 hours13° 49' 43.9"911.45 mieast3° 25' 08.0"235.09 minorth949.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarSat 2:10 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmNorth N
MalangSat 1:10 PM1090 km677 miles588 nmNorth N
SurabayaSat 1:10 PM1168 km726 miles631 nmNorth N
SurakartaSat 1:10 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangSat 1:10 PM1265 km786 miles683 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungSat 1:10 PM1407 km875 miles760 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSat 2:10 PM1486 km923 miles802 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSat 1:10 PM1527 km949 miles825 nmNorthwest NW
DiliSat 3:10 PM1566 km973 miles845 nmNortheast NE
PerthSat 2:10 PM1587 km986 miles857 nmSouth S
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