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, December 6, 2012 at 21:42:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||125° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.25 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 31.5"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 36.1"||1004.89 mi||west||0° 11' 47.7"||13.51 mi||south||1004.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 22.2"||800.56 mi||east||4° 45' 15.2"||326.68 mi||south||863.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manado||Fri 5:42 AM||168 km||104 miles||91 nm|| NNW|
|Ternate||Fri 6:42 AM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm|| ENE|
|Sofifi||Fri 6:42 AM||238 km||148 miles||129 nm|| ENE|
|Gorontalo||Fri 5:42 AM||276 km||171 miles||149 nm|| W|
|Ambon||Fri 6:42 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| SE|
|Kendari||Fri 5:42 AM||562 km||350 miles||304 nm|| SW|
|Palu||Fri 5:42 AM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| W|
|Davao||Fri 5:42 AM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm|| N|
|Mamuju||Fri 5:42 AM||799 km||496 miles||431 nm|| WSW|
|Makassar||Fri 5:42 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| SW|
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