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 Monday, December 17, 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: 21%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 17, 2012 at 06:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||129° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.14 meters/second, 1588.1 km/hour, 986.8 miles/hour or 857.5 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' 28.8"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 57.5"||986.76 mi||west||0° 11' 04.0"||12.68 mi||north||987.12 mi|
|24 hours||12° 02' 55.4"||820.95 mi||east||4° 33' 33.1"||313.33 mi||north||883.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Mon 4:26 PM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm|| SSE|
|Same||Mon 3:56 PM||477 km||297 miles||258 nm|| WNW|
|Dili||Mon 3:56 PM||498 km||310 miles||269 nm|| WNW|
|Suai||Mon 3:56 PM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| W|
|Kupang||Mon 2:56 PM||691 km||429 miles||373 nm|| W|
|Ambon||Mon 3:56 PM||718 km||446 miles||388 nm|| NNW|
|Ende||Mon 2:56 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| W|
|Kendari||Mon 2:56 PM||1049 km||652 miles||566 nm|| NW|
|Manokwari||Mon 3:56 PM||1107 km||688 miles||598 nm|| NNE|
|Makassar||Mon 2:56 PM||1272 km||791 miles||687 nm|| WNW|
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