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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: 41%
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 Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 07:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 33' South
Longitude: 139° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.48 meters/second, 1618.1 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 08.1"1005.46 miwest0° 11' 34.9"13.26 minorth1005.56 mi
24 hours10° 59' 11.9"759.97 mieast4° 32' 39.8"312.26 minorth821.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraWed 4:52 PM242 km150 miles131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariWed 4:52 PM638 km396 miles344 nmWest W
MelekeokWed 4:52 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbyWed 5:52 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinWed 5:22 PM1646 km1023 miles889 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaWed 5:52 PM1646 km1023 miles889 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManadoWed 3:52 PM1679 km1043 miles906 nmWest W
DavaoWed 3:52 PM1786 km1110 miles964 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliWed 4:52 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmWest-southwest WSW
GorontaloWed 3:52 PM1866 km1159 miles1007 nmWest W
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