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, December 5, 2012 at 20:24:00 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||133° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 32.2"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 17.7"||1001.90 mi||west||0° 11' 09.3"||12.77 mi||south||1002.12 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 15.6"||771.00 mi||east||4° 35' 42.5"||315.75 mi||south||834.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Thu 5:24 AM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm|| NNE|
|Manokwari||Thu 5:24 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm|| S|
|Sofifi||Thu 5:24 AM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm|| SW|
|Ternate||Thu 5:24 AM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm|| SW|
|Davao||Thu 4:24 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| WNW|
|Manado||Thu 4:24 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| WSW|
|Jayapura||Thu 5:24 AM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm|| SE|
|Gorontalo||Thu 4:24 AM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm|| WSW|
|Hagåtña||Thu 6:24 AM||1578 km||981 miles||852 nm|| NE|
|Palu||Thu 4:24 AM||1620 km||1006 miles||874 nm|| WSW|
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