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 Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 23:26:00 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: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||137° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.55 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.8 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' 26.3"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 20.4"||969.63 mi||west||0° 09' 52.2"||11.31 mi||south||969.35 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 50.4"||933.27 mi||east||3° 32' 05.5"||243.07 mi||south||956.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Mon 8:56 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| WNW|
|Tennant Creek||Mon 8:56 AM||710 km||441 miles||384 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Mon 9:26 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm|| ESE|
|Alice Springs||Mon 8:56 AM||1139 km||708 miles||615 nm|| SSW|
|Port Moresby||Mon 9:26 AM||1199 km||745 miles||648 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Mon 8:26 AM||1316 km||817 miles||710 nm|| NNE|
|Dili||Mon 8:26 AM||1394 km||866 miles||753 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Mon 8:26 AM||1481 km||920 miles||799 nm|| NNW|
|Eucla||Mon 8:11 AM||2142 km||1331 miles||1157 nm|| SSW|
|Makassar||Mon 7:26 AM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| WNW|
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