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 05:20:00 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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||96° 18' ||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' 00.3"||0.01 mi||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 34.4"||927.90 mi||west||0° 00' 20.7"||0.40 mi||north||927.91 mi|
|24 hours||15° 15' 05.6"||985.49 mi||east||0° 52' 14.7"||59.91 mi||north||990.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bandung||Thu 12:20 PM||1971 km||1225 miles||1064 nm|| NE|
|Jakarta||Thu 12:20 PM||1990 km||1237 miles||1075 nm|| NE|
|Perth||Thu 1:20 PM||2295 km||1426 miles||1239 nm|| SE|
|Surabaya||Thu 12:20 PM||2328 km||1446 miles||1257 nm|| NE|
|Denpasar||Thu 1:20 PM||2444 km||1518 miles||1319 nm|| ENE|
|Singapore||Thu 1:20 PM||2591 km||1610 miles||1399 nm|| NNE|
|Pontianak||Thu 12:20 PM||2712 km||1685 miles||1465 nm|| NNE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Thu 1:20 PM||2726 km||1694 miles||1472 nm|| NNE|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 11:20 AM||2978 km||1851 miles||1608 nm|| WNW|
|Makassar||Thu 1:20 PM||3047 km||1893 miles||1645 nm|| ENE|
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