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, May 10, 2012 at 22:20:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||92° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.02 meters/second, 1540.9 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 832.0 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' 27.5"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 38.3"||957.31 mi||west||0° 08' 17.5"||9.50 mi||north||957.70 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 52.3"||827.42 mi||east||3° 39' 47.2"||251.87 mi||north||872.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bantam||Fri 4:50 AM||675 km||420 miles||365 nm|| NE|
|Bengkulu||Fri 5:20 AM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| NE|
|Jakarta||Fri 5:20 AM||1919 km||1192 miles||1036 nm|| NE|
|Bandung||Fri 5:20 AM||1935 km||1203 miles||1045 nm|| ENE|
|Singapore||Fri 6:20 AM||2337 km||1452 miles||1262 nm|| NNE|
|Surabaya||Fri 5:20 AM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm|| ENE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 6:20 AM||2412 km||1499 miles||1302 nm|| NNE|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 4:20 AM||2471 km||1536 miles||1334 nm|| WNW|
|Denpasar||Fri 6:20 AM||2579 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| ENE|
|Pontianak||Fri 5:20 AM||2588 km||1608 miles||1397 nm|| NE|
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