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 Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 05:10:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||128° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.21 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 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' 24.2"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 14.4"||948.78 mi||west||0° 07' 15.9"||8.33 mi||north||949.13 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 59.9"||913.40 mi||east||3° 22' 51.6"||232.50 mi||north||950.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Sat 2:40 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| NNE|
|Alice Springs||Sat 2:40 PM||849 km||527 miles||458 nm|| SE|
|Kupang||Sat 1:10 PM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm|| NNW|
|Suai||Sat 2:10 PM||1008 km||627 miles||544 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Sat 2:10 PM||1076 km||668 miles||581 nm|| NNW|
|Eucla||Sat 1:55 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| S|
|Makassar||Sat 1:10 PM||1725 km||1072 miles||931 nm|| NW|
|Denpasar||Sat 1:10 PM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Sat 3:10 PM||1821 km||1131 miles||983 nm|| E|
|Manokwari||Sat 2:10 PM||1964 km||1220 miles||1060 nm|| NNE|
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