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, January 12, 2013 at 04:00:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||125° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.84 meters/second, 1540.2 km/hour, 957.0 miles/hour or 831.7 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' 24.7"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 53.4"||956.91 mi||west||0° 08' 29.2"||9.73 mi||north||957.30 mi|
|24 hours||13° 39' 31.7"||906.74 mi||east||3° 49' 00.7"||262.43 mi||north||951.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Sat 1:30 PM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm|| NE|
|Kupang||Sat 12:00 Noon||730 km||454 miles||394 nm|| NNW|
|Suai||Sat 1:00 PM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| N|
|Same||Sat 1:00 PM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm|| N|
|Dili||Sat 1:00 PM||862 km||536 miles||466 nm|| N|
|Ende||Sat 12:00 Noon||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| NNW|
|Alice Springs||Sat 1:30 PM||1162 km||722 miles||627 nm|| SE|
|Kendari||Sat 12:00 Noon||1418 km||881 miles||766 nm|| NNW|
|Makassar||Sat 12:00 Noon||1430 km||888 miles||772 nm|| NNW|
|Denpasar||Sat 12:00 Noon||1440 km||895 miles||777 nm|| NW|
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