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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 03:26:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 03:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||123° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.90 meters/second, 1493.6 km/hour, 928.1 miles/hour or 806.5 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' 21.6"||15.47 mi||west||0° 00' 00.0"||0.00 mi||south||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 33.7"||927.86 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||north||927.86 mi|
|24 hours||15° 16' 32.4"||987.03 mi||east||0° 45' 04.1"||51.68 mi||north||990.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Thu 12:56 PM||1102 km||685 miles||595 nm|| ESE|
|Darwin||Thu 12:56 PM||1215 km||755 miles||656 nm|| NE|
|Eucla||Thu 12:11 PM||1303 km||809 miles||703 nm|| SSE|
|Dili||Thu 12:26 PM||1386 km||861 miles||748 nm|| N|
|Perth||Thu 11:26 AM||1443 km||897 miles||779 nm|| SSW|
|Denpasar||Thu 11:26 AM||1627 km||1011 miles||878 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Thu 11:26 AM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| NNW|
|Malang||Thu 10:26 AM||1847 km||1147 miles||997 nm|| NW|
|Surabaya||Thu 10:26 AM||1910 km||1187 miles||1031 nm|| NW|
|Adelaide *||Thu 1:56 PM||2138 km||1328 miles||1154 nm|| SE|
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