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, December 4, 2012 at 19:24:00 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: 69%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||136° 43' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.66 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 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' 32.4"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.1"||992.38 mi||west||0° 10' 04.8"||11.55 mi||south||992.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 41.6"||752.66 mi||east||4° 14' 35.9"||291.62 mi||south||810.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Colonia||Wed 5:24 AM||153 km||95 miles||82 nm|| E|
|Melekeok||Wed 4:24 AM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm|| SW|
|Hagåtña||Wed 5:24 AM||986 km||612 miles||532 nm|| ENE|
|Manokwari||Wed 4:24 AM||1174 km||729 miles||634 nm|| SSW|
|Davao||Wed 3:24 AM||1250 km||777 miles||675 nm|| W|
|General Santos||Wed 3:24 AM||1324 km||823 miles||715 nm|| WSW|
|Jayapura||Wed 4:24 AM||1393 km||866 miles||752 nm|| SSE|
|Manado||Wed 3:24 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| WSW|
|Quezon||Wed 3:24 AM||1802 km||1119 miles||973 nm|| WNW|
|Gorontalo||Wed 3:24 AM||1803 km||1120 miles||974 nm|| WSW|
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