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 Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 02:42:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 02:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||118° 49' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.46 meters/second, 1502.9 km/hour, 933.8 miles/hour or 811.5 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' 22.1"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 09.4"||933.57 mi||west||0° 03' 52.8"||4.45 mi||south||933.39 mi|
|24 hours||15° 17' 37.1"||993.58 mi||east||0° 49' 58.7"||57.31 mi||south||992.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Hedland||Wed 10:42 AM||35 km||22 miles||19 nm|| SW|
|Denpasar||Wed 10:42 AM||1322 km||822 miles||714 nm|| NNW|
|Perth||Wed 10:42 AM||1347 km||837 miles||727 nm|| SSW|
|Dili||Wed 11:42 AM||1469 km||913 miles||793 nm|| NNE|
|Malang||Wed 9:42 AM||1491 km||927 miles||805 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Wed 12:12 PM||1536 km||955 miles||830 nm|| ENE|
|Surabaya||Wed 9:42 AM||1564 km||972 miles||844 nm|| NNW|
|Alice Springs||Wed 12:12 PM||1604 km||997 miles||866 nm|| ESE|
|Eucla||Wed 11:27 AM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm|| SE|
|Makassar||Wed 10:42 AM||1656 km||1029 miles||894 nm|| N|
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