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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 06:20:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 PM757 km470 miles409 nmNorthwest NW
RabaSun 2:20 PM1013 km629 miles547 nmNorthwest NW
KendariSun 2:20 PM1195 km743 miles645 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSun 2:20 PM1235 km767 miles667 nmNorthwest NW
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