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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 = Monday, December 17, 2012 at 7:16:00 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: 21%

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 Monday, December 17, 2012 at 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' South, Longitude: 125° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.23 meters/second, 1588.4 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' 59.0"986.90 miWest0° 11' 04.7"12.69 miNorth987.26 mi
24 hours12° 02' 20.5"820.38 miEast4° 33' 43.9"313.52 miNorth882.74 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 PM66 km41 miles35 nmNorth N
SameMon 4:16 PM105 km65 miles57 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliMon 4:16 PM151 km94 miles82 nmNorth N
KupangMon 3:16 PM193 km120 miles104 nmWest W
BaucauMon 4:16 PM202 km125 miles109 nmNortheast NE
EndeMon 3:16 PM421 km262 miles227 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinMon 4:46 PM665 km414 miles359 nmEast-southeast ESE
KendariMon 3:16 PM725 km450 miles391 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RabaMon 3:16 PM751 km467 miles405 nmWest-northwest WNW
AmbonMon 4:16 PM755 km469 miles408 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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