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 Friday, December 14, 2012 at 03:36:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||136° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.31 meters/second, 1502.3 km/hour, 933.5 miles/hour or 811.2 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' 22.3"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 18.4"||933.30 mi||west||0° 03' 50.7"||4.41 mi||north||933.50 mi|
|24 hours||14° 45' 33.6"||958.45 mi||east||2° 11' 01.4"||150.21 mi||north||976.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tennant Creek||Fri 1:06 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| WNW|
|Alice Springs||Fri 1:06 PM||474 km||295 miles||256 nm|| SW|
|Darwin||Fri 1:06 PM||1043 km||648 miles||563 nm|| NW|
|Cairns||Fri 1:36 PM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm|| ENE|
|Eucla||Fri 12:21 PM||1483 km||921 miles||801 nm|| SSW|
|Adelaide *||Fri 2:06 PM||1650 km||1025 miles||891 nm|| S|
|Port Moresby||Fri 1:36 PM||1653 km||1027 miles||893 nm|| NE|
|Dili||Fri 12:36 PM||1739 km||1081 miles||939 nm|| NW|
|Brisbane||Fri 1:36 PM||1869 km||1161 miles||1009 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Fri 12:36 PM||2004 km||1245 miles||1082 nm|| NNE|
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