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 Friday, September 21, 2012 at 08:48:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 21, 2012 at 08:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||115° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.42 meters/second, 1499.1 km/hour, 931.5 miles/hour or 809.4 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' 24.3"||15.53 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||south||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 16.9"||931.25 mi||west||0° 02' 06.8"||2.42 mi||south||931.14 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 51.3"||920.02 mi||east||0° 11' 28.6"||13.16 mi||south||919.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Perth||Fri 4:48 PM||1231 km||765 miles||665 nm|| S|
|Denpasar||Fri 4:48 PM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm|| N|
|Malang||Fri 3:48 PM||1450 km||901 miles||783 nm|| N|
|Surabaya||Fri 3:48 PM||1528 km||950 miles||825 nm|| N|
|Bandung||Fri 3:48 PM||1749 km||1087 miles||944 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Fri 5:48 PM||1755 km||1090 miles||947 nm|| NE|
|Makassar||Fri 4:48 PM||1796 km||1116 miles||970 nm|| NNE|
|Eucla||Fri 5:33 PM||1810 km||1125 miles||977 nm|| SE|
|Jakarta||Fri 3:48 PM||1866 km||1160 miles||1008 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Fri 6:18 PM||1901 km||1181 miles||1027 nm|| ENE|
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