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 06:00:00 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 06:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||97° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.53 meters/second, 1542.7 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 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"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.17 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 03.1"||958.47 mi||west||0° 08' 41.5"||9.96 mi||north||958.87 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 27.7"||903.54 mi||east||3° 53' 03.4"||267.06 mi||north||949.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bantam||Sat 12:30 PM||437 km||271 miles||236 nm|| N|
|Bengkulu||Sat 1:00 PM||1470 km||913 miles||793 nm|| NNE|
|Jakarta||Sat 1:00 PM||1525 km||947 miles||823 nm|| NE|
|Bandung||Sat 1:00 PM||1527 km||949 miles||824 nm|| NE|
|Palembang||Sat 1:00 PM||1671 km||1039 miles||902 nm|| NNE|
|Malang||Sat 1:00 PM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm|| ENE|
|Surabaya||Sat 1:00 PM||1961 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| ENE|
|Singapore||Sat 2:00 PM||2057 km||1278 miles||1110 nm|| NNE|
|Denpasar||Sat 2:00 PM||2132 km||1325 miles||1151 nm|| ENE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 2:00 PM||2182 km||1356 miles||1178 nm|| NNE|
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