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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 8:42 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 32' South, Longitude: 96° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.95 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.84 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 24' 26.7"950.44 miwest0° 07' 31.1"8.62 minorth950.81 mi
24 hours13° 46' 49.9"909.11 mieast3° 27' 59.0"238.36 minorth947.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSat 1:54 PM600 km373 miles324 nmNorth N
BengkuluSat 2:24 PM1644 km1022 miles888 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungSat 2:24 PM1683 km1046 miles909 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 2:24 PM1687 km1048 miles911 nmNortheast NE
PalembangSat 2:24 PM1844 km1146 miles996 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 2:24 PM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 3:24 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 3:24 PM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 3:24 PM2355 km1464 miles1272 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakSat 2:24 PM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmNortheast NE
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