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 03:56:00 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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||116° 24' ||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||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 33.7"||927.86 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||927.87 mi|
|24 hours||15° 16' 10.6"||986.64 mi||east||0° 46' 57.7"||53.85 mi||north||990.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Hedland||Thu 11:56 AM||236 km||147 miles||128 nm|| ENE|
|Perth||Thu 11:56 AM||1223 km||760 miles||660 nm|| S|
|Denpasar||Thu 11:56 AM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm|| N|
|Malang||Thu 10:56 AM||1485 km||923 miles||802 nm|| NNW|
|Surabaya||Thu 10:56 AM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Thu 12:56 PM||1687 km||1048 miles||911 nm|| NE|
|Eucla||Thu 12:41 PM||1721 km||1070 miles||929 nm|| SE|
|Makassar||Thu 11:56 AM||1777 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| N|
|Darwin||Thu 1:26 PM||1801 km||1119 miles||972 nm|| ENE|
|Bandung||Thu 10:56 AM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| NNW|
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