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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 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 56' South
Longitude: 127° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.19 meters/second, 1588.3 km/hour, 986.9 miles/hour or 857.6 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' 58.3"986.87 miwest0° 11' 04.4"12.68 minorth987.23 mi
24 hours12° 02' 36.9"820.68 mieast4° 33' 38.8"313.44 minorth883.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BaucauMon 4:06 PM197 km123 miles106 nmNorthwest NW
SameMon 4:06 PM225 km140 miles121 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuaiMon 4:06 PM253 km157 miles136 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliMon 4:06 PM258 km160 miles139 nmNorthwest NW
KupangMon 3:06 PM427 km265 miles231 nmWest W
DarwinMon 4:36 PM463 km287 miles250 nmSoutheast SE
EndeMon 3:06 PM649 km403 miles350 nmWest W
AmbonMon 4:06 PM694 km431 miles375 nmNorth N
KendariMon 3:06 PM856 km532 miles462 nmNorthwest NW
RabaMon 3:06 PM972 km604 miles525 nmWest W
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