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 Friday, December 7, 2012 at 21:32:00 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: 37%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||139° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 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' 30.4"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 24.1"||1000.29 mi||west||0° 11' 53.3"||13.62 mi||south||1000.24 mi|
|24 hours||12° 09' 21.2"||838.20 mi||east||4° 40' 31.9"||321.32 mi||south||894.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Sat 6:32 AM||264 km||164 miles||142 nm|| NNE|
|Mount Hagen||Sat 7:32 AM||543 km||338 miles||293 nm|| ESE|
|Manokwari||Sat 6:32 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm|| NW|
|Lae||Sat 7:32 AM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 7:32 AM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm|| ESE|
|Darwin||Sat 7:02 AM||1290 km||802 miles||697 nm|| SW|
|Melekeok||Sat 6:32 AM||1442 km||896 miles||779 nm|| NNW|
|Cairns||Sat 7:32 AM||1527 km||949 miles||824 nm|| SSE|
|Dili||Sat 6:32 AM||1600 km||994 miles||864 nm|| WSW|
|Manado||Sat 5:32 AM||1763 km||1096 miles||952 nm|| WNW|
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