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, May 12, 2012 at 21:46:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||125° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.66 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 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' 31.6"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.8"||992.40 mi||west||0° 10' 56.5"||12.53 mi||north||992.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 49.0"||752.29 mi||east||4° 28' 38.3"||307.69 mi||north||816.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suai||Sun 6:46 AM||25 km||15 miles||13 nm|| SSW|
|Same||Sun 6:46 AM||34 km||21 miles||18 nm|| ENE|
|Dili||Sun 6:46 AM||66 km||41 miles||36 nm|| NNE|
|Kupang||Sun 5:46 AM||227 km||141 miles||122 nm|| WSW|
|Ende||Sun 5:46 AM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm|| W|
|Kendari||Sun 5:46 AM||649 km||403 miles||351 nm|| NNW|
|Ambon||Sun 6:46 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| NNE|
|Darwin||Sun 7:16 AM||705 km||438 miles||380 nm|| ESE|
|Raba||Sun 5:46 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm|| W|
|Makassar||Sun 5:46 AM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm|| WNW|
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