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 15, 2012 at 22:34:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 22:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||124° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.57 meters/second, 1503.3 km/hour, 934.1 miles/hour or 811.7 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' 26.4"||15.57 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 30.8"||933.85 mi||west||0° 04' 24.4"||5.05 mi||north||934.09 mi|
|24 hours||13° 04' 15.0"||845.25 mi||east||2° 17' 00.1"||157.08 mi||north||865.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Fri 8:04 AM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| ESE|
|Darwin||Fri 8:04 AM||1135 km||705 miles||613 nm|| NE|
|Eucla||Fri 7:19 AM||1274 km||792 miles||688 nm|| SSE|
|Dili||Fri 7:34 AM||1361 km||846 miles||735 nm|| N|
|Perth||Fri 6:34 AM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| SSW|
|Denpasar||Fri 6:34 AM||1684 km||1047 miles||910 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Fri 6:34 AM||1826 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| NNW|
|Malang||Fri 5:34 AM||1914 km||1189 miles||1033 nm|| NW|
|Surabaya||Fri 5:34 AM||1975 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| NW|
|Adelaide *||Fri 9:04 AM||2075 km||1290 miles||1121 nm|| SE|
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