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 21:58:00 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 21:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||133° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.14 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 22.4"||1000.14 mi||west||0° 11' 53.1"||13.61 mi||south||1000.09 mi|
|24 hours||12° 10' 06.4"||838.96 mi||east||4° 40' 18.0"||321.05 mi||south||894.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manokwari||Sat 6:58 AM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm|| NNE|
|Ambon||Sat 6:58 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm|| W|
|Jayapura||Sat 6:58 AM||866 km||538 miles||467 nm|| ENE|
|Sofifi||Sat 6:58 AM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| NW|
|Ternate||Sat 6:58 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| NW|
|Darwin||Sat 7:28 AM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm|| SSW|
|Dili||Sat 6:58 AM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm|| WSW|
|Same||Sat 6:58 AM||963 km||598 miles||520 nm|| WSW|
|Suai||Sat 6:58 AM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm|| WSW|
|Manado||Sat 5:58 AM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm|| NW|
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