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 Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 06:56:00 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: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 06:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||117° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.25 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.2 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' 26.6"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 43.4"||969.05 mi||west||0° 09' 43.0"||11.13 mi||north||969.46 mi|
|24 hours||12° 52' 23.2"||863.61 mi||east||4° 10' 26.4"||286.93 mi||north||916.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mataram||Sun 2:56 PM||622 km||387 miles||336 nm|| N|
|Denpasar||Sun 2:56 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| NNW|
|Raba||Sun 2:56 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| NNE|
|Singaraja||Sun 2:56 PM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm|| NNW|
|Ende||Sun 2:56 PM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm|| NE|
|Malang||Sun 1:56 PM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm|| NW|
|Kupang||Sun 2:56 PM||839 km||522 miles||453 nm|| ENE|
|Surabaya||Sun 1:56 PM||892 km||554 miles||481 nm|| NNW|
|Surakarta||Sun 1:56 PM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Sun 2:56 PM||1029 km||639 miles||556 nm|| NNE|
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