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 04:56:00 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 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||102° 03' ||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' 34.2"||927.88 mi||west||0° 00' 17.0"||0.32 mi||north||927.90 mi|
|24 hours||15° 15' 24.9"||985.83 mi||east||0° 50' 44.3"||58.18 mi||north||990.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bandung||Thu 11:56 AM||1661 km||1032 miles||897 nm|| NNE|
|Jakarta||Thu 11:56 AM||1715 km||1066 miles||926 nm|| NNE|
|Malang||Thu 11:56 AM||1837 km||1142 miles||992 nm|| NE|
|Perth||Thu 12:56 PM||1838 km||1142 miles||992 nm|| SE|
|Bengkulu||Thu 11:56 AM||1896 km||1178 miles||1024 nm|| N|
|Surabaya||Thu 11:56 AM||1901 km||1181 miles||1026 nm|| NE|
|Denpasar||Thu 12:56 PM||1961 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| NE|
|Pontianak||Thu 11:56 AM||2445 km||1519 miles||1320 nm|| NNE|
|Singapore||Thu 12:56 PM||2465 km||1532 miles||1331 nm|| N|
|Makassar||Thu 12:56 PM||2564 km||1593 miles||1384 nm|| NE|
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