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, October 16, 2012 at 03:46:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.35 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.1 miles/hour or 840.4 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' 25.2"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 18.8"||966.94 mi||west||0° 09' 57.6"||11.41 mi||south||966.65 mi|
|24 hours||14° 09' 40.2"||949.47 mi||east||3° 29' 58.5"||240.65 mi||south||971.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Tue 1:16 PM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| ENE|
|Suai||Tue 12:46 PM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm|| NNW|
|Same||Tue 12:46 PM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm|| NNW|
|Kupang||Tue 11:46 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| NW|
|Dili||Tue 12:46 PM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm|| NNW|
|Ende||Tue 11:46 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| NW|
|Alice Springs||Tue 1:16 PM||1242 km||772 miles||671 nm|| SSE|
|Kendari||Tue 11:46 AM||1261 km||784 miles||681 nm|| NNW|
|Makassar||Tue 11:46 AM||1342 km||834 miles||724 nm|| NW|
|Denpasar||Tue 11:46 AM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm|| WNW|
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