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 Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 00:42:00 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: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 00:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||123° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.67 meters/second, 1618.8 km/hour, 1005.9 miles/hour or 874.1 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' 33.7"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 42.2"||1005.88 mi||west||0° 11' 22.6"||13.03 mi||north||1006.05 mi|
|24 hours||10° 24' 56.3"||719.48 mi||east||4° 32' 45.2"||312.36 mi||north||785.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kendari||Tue 8:42 AM||126 km||78 miles||68 nm|| SW|
|Gorontalo||Tue 8:42 AM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm|| N|
|Palu||Tue 8:42 AM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm|| WNW|
|Makassar||Tue 8:42 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| WSW|
|Mamuju||Tue 8:42 AM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm|| W|
|Manado||Tue 8:42 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm|| NNE|
|Ambon||Tue 9:42 AM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm|| E|
|Ternate||Tue 9:42 AM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm|| NE|
|Sofifi||Tue 9:42 AM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm|| NE|
|Ende||Tue 8:42 AM||662 km||411 miles||357 nm|| SSW|
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