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 05:24:00 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 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||125° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.29 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 24.1"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 15.7"||948.95 mi||west||0° 07' 17.4"||8.36 mi||north||949.31 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 27.6"||912.95 mi||east||3° 23' 24.2"||233.12 mi||north||950.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Sat 2:54 PM||836 km||520 miles||452 nm|| NE|
|Kupang||Sat 1:24 PM||862 km||536 miles||465 nm|| NNW|
|Suai||Sat 2:24 PM||936 km||581 miles||505 nm|| N|
|Tennant Creek||Sat 2:54 PM||960 km||597 miles||518 nm|| ESE|
|Same||Sat 2:24 PM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| N|
|Dili||Sat 2:24 PM||1020 km||634 miles||551 nm|| N|
|Alice Springs||Sat 2:54 PM||1107 km||688 miles||598 nm|| SE|
|Denpasar||Sat 1:24 PM||1484 km||922 miles||801 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Sat 1:24 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| NNW|
|Eucla||Sat 2:09 PM||1582 km||983 miles||854 nm|| SSE|
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