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 02:46:00 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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||117° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.45 meters/second, 1502.8 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' 03.8"||0.08 mi||south||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 09.2"||933.54 mi||west||0° 03' 52.3"||4.44 mi||south||933.36 mi|
|24 hours||15° 17' 39.6"||993.60 mi||east||0° 49' 43.5"||57.02 mi||south||992.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Hedland||Wed 10:46 AM||78 km||48 miles||42 nm|| ESE|
|Denpasar||Wed 10:46 AM||1296 km||806 miles||700 nm|| NNW|
|Perth||Wed 10:46 AM||1329 km||826 miles||717 nm|| S|
|Malang||Wed 9:46 AM||1450 km||901 miles||783 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Wed 11:46 AM||1523 km||947 miles||823 nm|| NE|
|Surabaya||Wed 9:46 AM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Wed 12:16 PM||1623 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| ENE|
|Makassar||Wed 10:46 AM||1664 km||1034 miles||898 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Wed 11:31 AM||1691 km||1050 miles||913 nm|| SE|
|Alice Springs||Wed 12:16 PM||1700 km||1056 miles||918 nm|| ESE|
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