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 19:44:00 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: 68%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||131° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.73 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 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' 32.4"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.2"||992.54 mi||west||0° 10' 05.8"||11.57 mi||south||992.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 44.5"||752.84 mi||east||4° 14' 56.9"||292.02 mi||south||811.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Wed 4:44 AM||366 km||228 miles||198 nm|| SE|
|Davao||Wed 3:44 AM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm|| WSW|
|Cebu City||Wed 3:44 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| W|
|Bacolod||Wed 3:44 AM||986 km||613 miles||533 nm|| W|
|Manokwari||Wed 4:44 AM||1156 km||718 miles||624 nm|| SSE|
|Manado||Wed 3:44 AM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm|| SW|
|Quezon||Wed 3:44 AM||1317 km||818 miles||711 nm|| WNW|
|Manila||Wed 3:44 AM||1318 km||819 miles||712 nm|| WNW|
|Gorontalo||Wed 3:44 AM||1379 km||857 miles||745 nm|| SW|
|Hagåtña||Wed 5:44 AM||1478 km||918 miles||798 nm|| ENE|
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