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, March 14, 2012 at 22:56:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||105° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.77 meters/second, 1489.6 km/hour, 925.6 miles/hour or 804.3 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' 25.2"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.02 mi||north||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 10.5"||925.33 mi||west||0° 01' 19.3"||1.52 mi||north||925.41 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 07.7"||878.26 mi||east||1° 08' 35.3"||78.65 mi||north||885.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Perth||Thu 6:56 AM||1498 km||931 miles||809 nm|| SE|
|Bandung||Thu 5:56 AM||1674 km||1040 miles||904 nm|| N|
|Malang||Thu 5:56 AM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| NNE|
|Jakarta||Thu 5:56 AM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm|| N|
|Denpasar||Thu 6:56 AM||1789 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| NE|
|Surabaya||Thu 5:56 AM||1792 km||1113 miles||968 nm|| NNE|
|Makassar||Thu 6:56 AM||2375 km||1476 miles||1283 nm|| NE|
|Pontianak||Thu 5:56 AM||2456 km||1526 miles||1326 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Thu 7:41 AM||2539 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| ESE|
|Singapore||Thu 6:56 AM||2577 km||1601 miles||1391 nm|| N|
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