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 04:20:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||125° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.46 meters/second, 1502.9 km/hour, 933.8 miles/hour or 811.5 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' 22.3"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||north||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 21.0"||933.62 mi||west||0° 03' 57.3"||4.54 mi||north||933.83 mi|
|24 hours||14° 44' 15.0"||957.32 mi||east||2° 13' 23.9"||152.93 mi||north||975.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Fri 1:50 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| ESE|
|Darwin||Fri 1:50 PM||997 km||619 miles||538 nm|| NNE|
|Dili||Fri 1:20 PM||1280 km||795 miles||691 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Fri 1:05 PM||1314 km||816 miles||709 nm|| SSE|
|Perth||Fri 12:20 PM||1652 km||1026 miles||892 nm|| SW|
|Denpasar||Fri 12:20 PM||1712 km||1064 miles||924 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Fri 12:20 PM||1801 km||1119 miles||973 nm|| NNW|
|Malang||Fri 11:20 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| NW|
|Surabaya||Fri 11:20 AM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| NW|
|Adelaide *||Fri 2:50 PM||2060 km||1280 miles||1112 nm|| SE|
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