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 04:46:00 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.
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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||104° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.91 meters/second, 1493.7 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' 00.2"||0.00 mi||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 34.1"||927.88 mi||west||0° 00' 15.3"||0.29 mi||north||927.89 mi|
|24 hours||15° 15' 32.6"||985.97 mi||east||0° 50' 06.6"||57.46 mi||north||990.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bandung||Thu 11:46 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm|| NNE|
|Jakarta||Thu 11:46 AM||1656 km||1029 miles||894 nm|| N|
|Perth||Thu 12:46 PM||1668 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| SE|
|Malang||Thu 11:46 AM||1688 km||1049 miles||912 nm|| NNE|
|Surabaya||Thu 11:46 AM||1757 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| NNE|
|Denpasar||Thu 12:46 PM||1784 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| NE|
|Bengkulu||Thu 11:46 AM||1910 km||1187 miles||1032 nm|| N|
|Palembang||Thu 11:46 AM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm|| N|
|Pontianak||Thu 11:46 AM||2373 km||1474 miles||1281 nm|| NNE|
|Makassar||Thu 12:46 PM||2381 km||1480 miles||1286 nm|| NE|
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