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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 07:20:00 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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 04' South, Longitude: 111° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.38 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.16 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 26' 45.5"969.29 miwest0° 09' 44.6"11.17 minorth969.70 mi
24 hours12° 51' 32.1"862.83 mieast4° 10' 57.4"287.51 minorth916.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalangSun 2:20 PM687 km427 miles371 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSun 3:20 PM723 km449 miles391 nmNortheast NE
SurakartaSun 2:20 PM727 km452 miles393 nmNorth N
The SettlementSun 2:20 PM748 km465 miles404 nmWest-northwest WNW
SurabayaSun 2:20 PM765 km476 miles413 nmNorth N
SingarajaSun 3:20 PM770 km478 miles416 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MataramSun 3:20 PM788 km490 miles425 nmNortheast NE
SemarangSun 2:20 PM793 km493 miles428 nmNorth N
BandungSun 2:20 PM899 km558 miles485 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BekasiSun 2:20 PM997 km620 miles539 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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