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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: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 10' North, Longitude: 136° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.71 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 53.4"1003.72 miwest0° 11' 01.1"12.62 minorth1003.68 mi
24 hours10° 47' 08.7"744.14 mieast4° 14' 29.1"291.48 minorth796.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokThu 5:52 PM408 km254 miles221 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariThu 5:52 PM607 km377 miles328 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraThu 5:52 PM894 km556 miles483 nmSoutheast SE
DavaoThu 4:52 PM1218 km757 miles658 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosThu 4:52 PM1244 km773 miles671 nmWest W
ManadoThu 4:52 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaThu 6:52 PM1392 km865 miles752 nmNortheast NE
GorontaloThu 4:52 PM1518 km943 miles820 nmWest-southwest WSW
DiliThu 5:52 PM1838 km1142 miles992 nmSouthwest SW
PaluThu 4:52 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmWest-southwest WSW
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