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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 00:06:00 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: 36%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 00:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.79 meters/second, 1608.4 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.5 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' 30.2"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.4"||999.29 mi||west||0° 11' 51.8"||13.59 mi||south||999.23 mi|
|24 hours||12° 13' 49.5"||842.65 mi||east||4° 39' 05.8"||319.66 mi||south||897.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bengkulu||Sat 7:06 AM||147 km||92 miles||80 nm||NNW|
|Bandar Lampung||Sat 7:06 AM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm||E|
|Palembang||Sat 7:06 AM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm||NE|
|Jambi||Sat 7:06 AM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm||NNE|
|Serang||Sat 7:06 AM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm||ESE|
|Jakarta||Sat 7:06 AM||488 km||303 miles||264 nm||ESE|
|Bogor||Sat 7:06 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm||ESE|
|Bekasi||Sat 7:06 AM||510 km||317 miles||276 nm||ESE|
|Pangkal Pinang||Sat 7:06 AM||516 km||320 miles||278 nm||NE|
|Padang||Sat 7:06 AM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm||NNW|
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