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 Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 04:46:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.85 meters/second, 1525.9 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 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' 23.8"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 50.6"||947.90 mi||west||0° 07' 09.9"||8.21 mi||south||947.61 mi|
|24 hours||14° 38' 00.0"||963.43 mi||east||2° 14' 24.2"||154.09 mi||south||969.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Halls Creek||Wed 12:46 PM||59 km||36 miles||32 nm|| SE|
|Darwin||Wed 2:16 PM||713 km||443 miles||385 nm|| NNE|
|Tennant Creek||Wed 2:16 PM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| ESE|
|Kupang||Wed 12:46 PM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm|| NNW|
|Alice Springs||Wed 2:16 PM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| SE|
|Suai||Wed 1:46 PM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| NNW|
|Same||Wed 1:46 PM||997 km||620 miles||538 nm|| N|
|Dili||Wed 1:46 PM||1047 km||651 miles||566 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Wed 1:31 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| S|
|Makassar||Wed 12:46 PM||1647 km||1024 miles||889 nm|| NNW|
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