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, June 9, 2012 at 22:56:00 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: 65%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 9, 2012 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||89° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.14 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 32.0"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 04.4"||1000.20 mi||west||0° 11' 35.3"||13.27 mi||north||1000.46 mi|
|24 hours||10° 55' 36.3"||751.94 mi||east||4° 39' 21.0"||319.93 mi||north||819.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bengkulu||Sun 5:56 AM||1481 km||921 miles||800 nm|| E|
|Medan||Sun 5:56 AM||1493 km||928 miles||806 nm|| NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sun 6:56 AM||1721 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 4:26 AM||1737 km||1079 miles||938 nm|| NW|
|Colombo||Sun 4:26 AM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| NW|
|Palembang||Sun 5:56 AM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm|| E|
|Singapore||Sun 6:56 AM||1823 km||1133 miles||984 nm|| ENE|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 4:56 AM||1848 km||1148 miles||998 nm|| W|
|Jakarta||Sun 5:56 AM||1965 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| E|
|Male||Sun 3:56 AM||2054 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| WNW|
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