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 Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 16:36:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||115° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.48 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 28.4"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 13.7"||0.26 mi||south||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 26.5"||1000.91 mi||west||0° 13' 45.5"||15.76 mi||south||1000.98 mi|
|24 hours||12° 46' 13.1"||883.10 mi||east||5° 26' 13.6"||373.62 mi||south||956.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palangka Raya||Thu 11:36 PM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm|| WSW|
|Balikpapan||Fri 12:36 AM||194 km||121 miles||105 nm|| E|
|Banjarmasin||Fri 12:36 AM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm|| SSW|
|Samarinda||Fri 12:36 AM||252 km||157 miles||136 nm|| ENE|
|Mamuju||Fri 12:36 AM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm|| ESE|
|Palu||Fri 12:36 AM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm|| E|
|Makassar||Fri 12:36 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| SE|
|Kuching||Fri 12:36 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| WNW|
|Pontianak||Thu 11:36 PM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| WNW|
|Miri||Fri 12:36 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm|| N|
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