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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 6:24:00 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: 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 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 13' South, Longitude: 124° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.05 meters/second, 1559.0 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' 40.0"968.55 miWest0° 09' 40.5"11.09 miNorth968.95 mi
24 hours12° 53' 37.6"864.59 miEast4° 09' 40.8"286.04 miNorth917.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangSun 2:24 PM475 km295 miles256 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiSun 3:24 PM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth N
SameSun 3:24 PM582 km362 miles314 nmNorth N
DiliSun 3:24 PM630 km392 miles340 nmNorth N
BaucauSun 3:24 PM657 km408 miles355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinSun 3:54 PM664 km412 miles358 nmEast-northeast ENE
EndeSun 2:24 PM698 km433 miles377 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RabaSun 2:24 PM938 km583 miles507 nmNorthwest NW
KendariSun 2:24 PM1165 km724 miles629 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSun 2:24 PM1176 km731 miles635 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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