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, October 20, 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: 30%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 08:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||113° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.52 meters/second, 1506.7 km/hour, 936.2 miles/hour or 813.5 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"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 40.7"||936.01 mi||west||0° 03' 45.2"||4.30 mi||north||936.20 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 21.3"||895.63 mi||east||2° 03' 49.3"||141.95 mi||north||912.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Denpasar||Sat 4:48 PM||1292 km||803 miles||698 nm|| N|
|Perth||Sat 4:48 PM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm|| SSE|
|Malang||Sat 3:48 PM||1346 km||836 miles||727 nm|| N|
|Surakarta||Sat 3:48 PM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm|| N|
|Surabaya||Sat 3:48 PM||1425 km||886 miles||770 nm|| N|
|Bandung||Sat 3:48 PM||1575 km||979 miles||851 nm|| NNW|
|Jakarta||Sat 3:48 PM||1688 km||1049 miles||911 nm|| NNW|
|Makassar||Sat 4:48 PM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| NNE|
|Dili||Sat 5:48 PM||1863 km||1158 miles||1006 nm|| NE|
|Eucla||Sat 5:33 PM||2036 km||1265 miles||1099 nm|| SE|
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