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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 = Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 6:20:00 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: 12%

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 Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 14' South, Longitude: 125° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.03 meters/second, 1558.9 km/hour, 968.7 miles/hour or 841.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.14 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.8"968.49 miWest0° 09' 40.3"11.08 miNorth968.90 mi
24 hours12° 53' 46.5"864.72 miEast4° 09' 35.1"285.94 miNorth917.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangSun 2:20 PM519 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiSun 3:20 PM549 km341 miles297 nmNorth N
DarwinSun 3:50 PM565 km351 miles305 nmEast-northeast ENE
SameSun 3:20 PM579 km360 miles313 nmNorth N
DiliSun 3:20 PM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth N
BaucauSun 3:20 PM641 km398 miles346 nmNorth N
EndeSun 2:20 PM759 km471 miles410 nmNorthwest NW
RabaSun 2:20 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorthwest NW
KendariSun 2:20 PM1195 km743 miles645 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSun 2:20 PM1235 km767 miles667 nmNorthwest NW

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