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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: 12%
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 Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 14' South
Longitude: 125° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.04 meters/second, 1558.9 km/hour, 968.7 miles/hour or 841.8 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 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.9"968.58 miwest0° 09' 40.3"11.08 minorth968.98 mi
24 hours12° 53' 44.0"864.75 mieast4° 09' 36.7"285.99 minorth917.61 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 PM505 km314 miles272 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiSun 3:20 PM546 km339 miles295 nmNorth N
SameSun 3:20 PM578 km359 miles312 nmNorth N
DarwinSun 3:50 PM592 km368 miles320 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliSun 3:20 PM628 km390 miles339 nmNorth N
EndeSun 2:20 PM739 km459 miles399 nmNorthwest NW
RabaSun 2:20 PM990 km615 miles535 nmNorthwest NW
KendariSun 2:20 PM1186 km737 miles640 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSun 2:20 PM1218 km757 miles658 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarSun 2:20 PM1295 km805 miles699 nmWest-northwest WNW
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