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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 7:24:00 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 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 32' South, Longitude: 96° 46' 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' 26.6"950.36 miWest0° 07' 30.9"8.62 miNorth950.73 mi
24 hours13° 46' 52.5"909.08 miEast3° 27' 56.6"238.30 miNorth947.61 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 PM599 km372 miles323 nmNorth N
BengkuluSat 2:24 PM1634 km1015 miles882 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungSat 2:24 PM1663 km1033 miles898 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 2:24 PM1668 km1036 miles901 nmNortheast NE
PalembangSat 2:24 PM1830 km1137 miles988 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 2:24 PM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 3:24 PM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 3:24 PM2227 km1384 miles1203 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 3:24 PM2351 km1461 miles1270 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakSat 2:24 PM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmNortheast NE

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