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 04:46:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||119° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.55 meters/second, 1503.2 km/hour, 934.0 miles/hour or 811.6 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"||15.57 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.08 mi||north||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 22.5"||933.82 mi||west||0° 04' 01.2"||4.61 mi||north||934.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 43' 27.9"||956.64 mi||east||2° 14' 47.6"||154.53 mi||north||975.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Hedland||Fri 12:46 PM||120 km||74 miles||65 nm|| WSW|
|Denpasar||Fri 12:46 PM||1353 km||840 miles||730 nm|| NNW|
|Perth||Fri 12:46 PM||1369 km||851 miles||739 nm|| SSW|
|Dili||Fri 1:46 PM||1425 km||885 miles||769 nm|| NNE|
|Darwin||Fri 2:16 PM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm|| NE|
|Alice Springs||Fri 2:16 PM||1517 km||942 miles||819 nm|| ESE|
|Malang||Fri 11:46 AM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm|| NNW|
|Eucla||Fri 1:31 PM||1578 km||980 miles||852 nm|| SSE|
|Surabaya||Fri 11:46 AM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm|| NNW|
|Makassar||Fri 12:46 PM||1655 km||1028 miles||893 nm|| N|
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