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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, December 28, 2008 at 06:06:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 28, 2008 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||24° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||97° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 407.56 meters/second, 1467.2 km/hour, 911.7 miles/hour or 792.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.4"||15.20 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||north||15.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 25.6"||911.32 mi||west||0° 05' 48.6"||6.67 mi||north||911.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 31.7"||729.37 mi||east||2° 49' 43.7"||194.68 mi||north||762.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Perth *||Sun 3:06 PM||1960 km||1218 miles||1059 nm|| ESE|
|Bandung||Sun 1:06 PM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| NNE|
|Jakarta||Sun 1:06 PM||2287 km||1421 miles||1235 nm|| NNE|
|Amsterdam Island||Sun 11:06 AM||2379 km||1478 miles||1285 nm|| SW|
|Surabaya||Sun 1:06 PM||2525 km||1569 miles||1363 nm|| NE|
|Denpasar||Sun 2:06 PM||2589 km||1609 miles||1398 nm|| NE|
|Singapore||Sun 2:06 PM||2962 km||1840 miles||1599 nm|| NNE|
|Pontianak||Sun 1:06 PM||3018 km||1876 miles||1630 nm|| NNE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sun 2:06 PM||3120 km||1938 miles||1684 nm|| N|
|Eucla *||Sun 3:51 PM||3159 km||1963 miles||1706 nm|| ESE|
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