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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 6:24:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 39' South, Longitude: 111° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.61 meters/second, 1528.6 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.4 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' 21.1"949.61 miWest0° 07' 24.2"8.49 miNorth949.97 mi
24 hours13° 49' 11.5"911.00 miEast3° 25' 40.2"235.70 miNorth948.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementSat 1:24 PM996 km619 miles538 nmNorthwest NW
MalangSat 1:24 PM1082 km672 miles584 nmNorth N
DenpasarSat 2:24 PM1088 km676 miles588 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaSat 1:24 PM1116 km693 miles603 nmNorth N
SurabayaSat 1:24 PM1162 km722 miles627 nmNorth N
SemarangSat 1:24 PM1183 km735 miles639 nmNorth N
BandungSat 1:24 PM1248 km776 miles674 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSat 1:24 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSat 2:24 PM1650 km1025 miles891 nmNortheast NE
PerthSat 2:24 PM1653 km1027 miles893 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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