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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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' South, Longitude: 91° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.06 meters/second, 1530.2 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.85 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 24' 28.5"950.63 miwest0° 07' 33.3"8.66 minorth950.99 mi
24 hours13° 46' 03.6"908.40 mieast3° 28' 43.9"239.20 minorth947.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSat 2:44 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 2:44 PM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmNortheast NE
BandungSat 2:44 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaSat 1:44 PM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeSat 3:44 PM2468 km1533 miles1332 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 3:44 PM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 2:44 PM2550 km1585 miles1377 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandSat 12:44 PM2640 km1640 miles1425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DenpasarSat 3:44 PM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakSat 2:44 PM2733 km1698 miles1476 nmNortheast NE

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