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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 01:16:00 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: 8%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 01:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||124° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.44 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 23.9"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||south||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 56.9"||949.19 mi||west||0° 07' 20.2"||8.41 mi||south||948.91 mi|
|24 hours||14° 46' 32.3"||974.00 mi||east||2° 20' 19.8"||160.88 mi||south||980.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kupang||Tue 9:16 AM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| N|
|Darwin||Tue 10:46 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| NE|
|Suai||Tue 10:16 AM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm|| N|
|Same||Tue 10:16 AM||964 km||599 miles||520 nm|| N|
|Dili||Tue 10:16 AM||1012 km||629 miles||547 nm|| N|
|Alice Springs||Tue 10:46 AM||1170 km||727 miles||632 nm|| SE|
|Denpasar||Tue 9:16 AM||1424 km||885 miles||769 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Tue 9:16 AM||1497 km||931 miles||809 nm|| NNW|
|Eucla||Tue 10:01 AM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm|| SSE|
|Malang||Tue 8:16 AM||1676 km||1041 miles||905 nm|| NW|
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