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 Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at 18:22:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at 18:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||23° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||101° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 408.85 meters/second, 1471.9 km/hour, 914.6 miles/hour or 794.7 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' 23.6"||15.24 mi||west||0° 00' 00.8"||0.02 mi||south||15.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 45.3"||914.27 mi||west||0° 00' 43.3"||0.83 mi||south||914.23 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 16.5"||906.36 mi||east||0° 25' 29.6"||29.24 mi||north||908.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Perth||Thu 2:22 AM||1688 km||1049 miles||911 nm|| SE|
|Bandung||Thu 1:22 AM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm|| NNE|
|Jakarta||Thu 1:22 AM||1983 km||1232 miles||1071 nm|| NNE|
|Surabaya||Thu 1:22 AM||2138 km||1328 miles||1154 nm|| NE|
|Denpasar||Thu 2:22 AM||2175 km||1351 miles||1174 nm|| NE|
|Pontianak||Thu 1:22 AM||2711 km||1685 miles||1464 nm|| NNE|
|Singapore||Thu 2:22 AM||2737 km||1701 miles||1478 nm|| N|
|Makassar||Thu 2:22 AM||2772 km||1722 miles||1497 nm|| NE|
|Amsterdam Island||Wed 11:22 PM||2799 km||1739 miles||1512 nm|| SW|
|Eucla||Thu 3:07 AM||2830 km||1759 miles||1528 nm|| ESE|
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