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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 Monday, December 17, 2012 at 08:06:00 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: 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 08:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 45' South, Longitude: 113° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.47 meters/second, 1589.3 km/hour, 987.5 miles/hour or 858.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.46 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 03.3"987.44 miwest0° 11' 06.6"12.73 minorth987.79 mi
24 hours12° 00' 49.0"819.03 mieast4° 34' 12.3"314.05 minorth881.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalangMon 3:06 PM203 km126 miles110 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KediriMon 3:06 PM244 km152 miles132 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarMon 4:06 PM248 km154 miles134 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingarajaMon 4:06 PM274 km170 miles148 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaMon 3:06 PM281 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MadiunMon 3:06 PM302 km187 miles163 nmNorthwest NW
MataramMon 4:06 PM338 km210 miles183 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurakartaMon 3:06 PM362 km225 miles196 nmNorthwest NW
YogyakartaMon 3:06 PM384 km239 miles207 nmNorthwest NW
KudusMon 3:06 PM427 km265 miles230 nmNorthwest NW
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