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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 05:56:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 05:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||106° 46' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.46 meters/second, 1495.6 km/hour, 929.3 miles/hour or 807.6 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' 21.8"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.6"||0.03 mi||south||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 52.1"||929.11 mi||west||0° 01' 32.0"||1.76 mi||south||929.03 mi|
|24 hours||15° 09' 33.4"||980.48 mi||east||0° 07' 01.6"||8.06 mi||north||980.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Perth||Thu 1:56 PM||1533 km||953 miles||828 nm|| SE|
|Bandung||Thu 12:56 PM||1536 km||955 miles||829 nm|| N|
|Malang||Thu 12:56 PM||1556 km||967 miles||840 nm|| NNE|
|Jakarta||Thu 12:56 PM||1620 km||1006 miles||875 nm|| N|
|Denpasar||Thu 1:56 PM||1620 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| NE|
|Surabaya||Thu 12:56 PM||1629 km||1012 miles||879 nm|| NNE|
|Bengkulu||Thu 12:56 PM||1942 km||1207 miles||1048 nm|| NNW|
|Palembang||Thu 12:56 PM||1980 km||1231 miles||1069 nm|| N|
|Makassar||Thu 1:56 PM||2206 km||1371 miles||1191 nm|| NE|
|Pontianak||Thu 12:56 PM||2313 km||1437 miles||1249 nm|| N|
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