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, September 22, 2012 at 09:48:00 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||115° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.16 meters/second, 1498.2 km/hour, 930.9 miles/hour or 808.9 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' 24.6"||15.52 mi||west||0° 00' 01.3"||0.03 mi||north||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 44.6"||930.69 mi||west||0° 01' 25.1"||1.63 mi||north||930.76 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 14.3"||897.88 mi||east||1° 10' 49.5"||81.21 mi||north||905.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Perth||Sat 5:48 PM||1213 km||754 miles||655 nm|| S|
|Denpasar||Sat 5:48 PM||1368 km||850 miles||738 nm|| N|
|Malang||Sat 4:48 PM||1465 km||910 miles||791 nm|| N|
|Surabaya||Sat 4:48 PM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm|| N|
|Bandung||Sat 4:48 PM||1756 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Sat 6:48 PM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| NE|
|Eucla||Sat 6:33 PM||1811 km||1125 miles||978 nm|| SE|
|Makassar||Sat 5:48 PM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| NNE|
|Jakarta||Sat 4:48 PM||1873 km||1164 miles||1011 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Sat 7:18 PM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm|| ENE|
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