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, June 5, 2012 at 16:40:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.50 meters/second, 1495.8 km/hour, 929.5 miles/hour or 807.7 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' 22.10"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 02.9"||929.23 mi||west||0° 03' 48.1"||4.36 mi||north||929.44 mi|
|24 hours||14° 24' 41.7"||931.01 mi||east||2° 09' 13.9"||148.17 mi||north||949.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Wed 2:10 AM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| ESE|
|Darwin||Wed 2:10 AM||990 km||615 miles||535 nm|| NNE|
|Eucla||Wed 1:25 AM||1190 km||740 miles||643 nm|| S|
|Dili||Wed 1:40 AM||1397 km||868 miles||754 nm|| N|
|Perth||Wed 12:40 AM||1712 km||1063 miles||924 nm|| SW|
|Adelaide||Wed 2:10 AM||1866 km||1159 miles||1008 nm|| SSE|
|Cairns||Wed 2:40 AM||1928 km||1198 miles||1041 nm|| E|
|Denpasar||Wed 12:40 AM||1928 km||1198 miles||1041 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Wed 12:40 AM||1979 km||1230 miles||1069 nm|| NNW|
|Surabaya||Tue 11:40 PM||2232 km||1387 miles||1205 nm|| NW|
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