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 07:06:00 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 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.19 meters/second, 1588.3 km/hour, 986.9 miles/hour or 857.6 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' 28.8"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 58.3"||986.87 mi||west||0° 11' 04.4"||12.68 mi||north||987.23 mi|
|24 hours||12° 02' 36.9"||820.68 mi||east||4° 33' 38.8"||313.44 mi||north||883.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Same||Mon 4:06 PM||225 km||140 miles||121 nm|| WNW|
|Suai||Mon 4:06 PM||253 km||157 miles||136 nm|| WNW|
|Dili||Mon 4:06 PM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm|| NW|
|Kupang||Mon 3:06 PM||427 km||265 miles||231 nm|| W|
|Darwin||Mon 4:36 PM||463 km||287 miles||250 nm|| SE|
|Ende||Mon 3:06 PM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm|| W|
|Ambon||Mon 4:06 PM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| N|
|Kendari||Mon 3:06 PM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm|| NW|
|Raba||Mon 3:06 PM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| W|
|Makassar||Mon 3:06 PM||1035 km||643 miles||559 nm|| WNW|
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