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 Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 00:12:00 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: 44%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 00:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||96° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.48 meters/second, 1553.3 km/hour, 965.2 miles/hour or 838.7 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' 29.3"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 27.6"||965.07 mi||west||0° 08' 45.9"||10.04 mi||north||965.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 55.1"||789.15 mi||east||3° 47' 55.0"||261.16 mi||north||837.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bantam||Sat 6:42 AM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm|| N|
|Bengkulu||Sat 7:12 AM||1450 km||901 miles||783 nm|| NNE|
|Jakarta||Sat 7:12 AM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm|| NE|
|Bandung||Sat 7:12 AM||1533 km||952 miles||828 nm|| NE|
|Palembang||Sat 7:12 AM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| NNE|
|Malang||Sat 7:12 AM||1942 km||1206 miles||1048 nm|| ENE|
|Surabaya||Sat 7:12 AM||1979 km||1230 miles||1069 nm|| ENE|
|Singapore||Sat 8:12 AM||2035 km||1265 miles||1099 nm|| NNE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 8:12 AM||2154 km||1338 miles||1163 nm|| NNE|
|Denpasar||Sat 8:12 AM||2157 km||1340 miles||1165 nm|| ENE|
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