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 20:34:00 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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||130° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.93 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 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' 17.6"||1001.95 mi||west||0° 11' 09.6"||12.78 mi||south||1002.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 21.9"||771.16 mi||east||4° 35' 48.9"||315.87 mi||south||835.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Thu 5:34 AM||510 km||317 miles||276 nm|| NE|
|Sofifi||Thu 5:34 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| SW|
|Ternate||Thu 5:34 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| SW|
|Davao||Thu 4:34 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| WNW|
|General Santos||Thu 4:34 AM||634 km||394 miles||343 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Thu 5:34 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| SSE|
|Manado||Thu 4:34 AM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| WSW|
|Cebu City||Thu 4:34 AM||961 km||597 miles||519 nm|| NW|
|Gorontalo||Thu 4:34 AM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| WSW|
|Ambon||Thu 5:34 AM||999 km||621 miles||539 nm|| SSW|
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