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 07:24:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||96° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.95 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 24.3"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 26.7"||950.44 mi||west||0° 07' 31.1"||8.62 mi||north||950.81 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 49.9"||909.11 mi||east||3° 27' 59.0"||238.36 mi||north||947.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bantam||Sat 1:54 PM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| N|
|Bengkulu||Sat 2:24 PM||1644 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| NNE|
|Bandung||Sat 2:24 PM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| NE|
|Jakarta||Sat 2:24 PM||1687 km||1048 miles||911 nm|| NE|
|Palembang||Sat 2:24 PM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| NNE|
|Surabaya||Sat 2:24 PM||2098 km||1304 miles||1133 nm|| ENE|
|Singapore||Sat 3:24 PM||2232 km||1387 miles||1205 nm|| NNE|
|Denpasar||Sat 3:24 PM||2254 km||1400 miles||1217 nm|| ENE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 3:24 PM||2355 km||1464 miles||1272 nm|| NNE|
|Pontianak||Sat 2:24 PM||2393 km||1487 miles||1292 nm|| NE|
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