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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 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' South, Longitude: 125° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.24 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 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' 59.1"986.98 miwest0° 11' 04.8"12.69 minorth987.34 mi
24 hours12° 02' 18.4"820.41 mieast4° 33' 44.6"313.55 minorth882.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuaiMon 4:16 PM68 km42 miles37 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SameMon 4:16 PM118 km74 miles64 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliMon 4:16 PM159 km99 miles86 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KupangMon 3:16 PM164 km102 miles89 nmWest W
BaucauMon 4:16 PM221 km137 miles119 nmNortheast NE
EndeMon 3:16 PM390 km242 miles211 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinMon 4:46 PM692 km430 miles374 nmEast-southeast ESE
RabaMon 3:16 PM712 km442 miles384 nmWest-northwest WNW
KendariMon 3:16 PM712 km443 miles385 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AmbonMon 4:16 PM768 km477 miles415 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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