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 05:40:00 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 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||101° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.42 meters/second, 1542.3 km/hour, 958.3 miles/hour or 832.8 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' 24.9"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 01.5"||958.21 mi||west||0° 08' 39.4"||9.92 mi||north||958.61 mi|
|24 hours||13° 36' 08.4"||904.08 mi||east||3° 52' 23.6"||266.30 mi||north||950.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|The Settlement||Sat 12:40 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm|| NNE|
|Bandung||Sat 12:40 PM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| NNE|
|Jakarta||Sat 12:40 PM||1225 km||761 miles||662 nm|| NNE|
|Surakarta||Sat 12:40 PM||1357 km||843 miles||733 nm|| NE|
|Bengkulu||Sat 12:40 PM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm|| N|
|Semarang||Sat 12:40 PM||1370 km||851 miles||739 nm|| NE|
|Malang||Sat 12:40 PM||1482 km||921 miles||800 nm|| NE|
|Palembang||Sat 12:40 PM||1484 km||922 miles||801 nm|| NNE|
|Surabaya||Sat 12:40 PM||1533 km||952 miles||827 nm|| NE|
|Denpasar||Sat 1:40 PM||1665 km||1035 miles||899 nm|| ENE|
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