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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: 21%

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 Monday, December 17, 2012 at 06:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 58' South, Longitude: 129° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.14 meters/second, 1588.1 km/hour, 986.8 miles/hour or 857.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.45 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 28' 57.5"986.76 miwest0° 11' 04.0"12.68 minorth987.12 mi
24 hours12° 02' 55.4"820.95 mieast4° 33' 33.1"313.33 minorth883.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinMon 4:26 PM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BaucauMon 3:56 PM412 km256 miles223 nmWest-northwest WNW
SameMon 3:56 PM477 km297 miles258 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliMon 3:56 PM498 km310 miles269 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuaiMon 3:56 PM513 km319 miles277 nmWest W
KupangMon 2:56 PM691 km429 miles373 nmWest W
AmbonMon 3:56 PM718 km446 miles388 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EndeMon 2:56 PM911 km566 miles492 nmWest W
KendariMon 2:56 PM1049 km652 miles566 nmNorthwest NW
ManokwariMon 3:56 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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