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 Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 15:22:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 15:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||140° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.51 meters/second, 1600.2 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.1 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' 29.3"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||south||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 26.4"||994.27 mi||west||0° 12' 43.2"||14.57 mi||south||994.61 mi|
|24 hours||12° 12' 10.3"||837.30 mi||east||5° 15' 37.7"||361.49 mi||south||915.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Thu 12:22 AM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm|| W|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 1:22 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Thu 12:22 AM||1090 km||677 miles||589 nm|| S|
|Manokwari||Thu 12:22 AM||1134 km||705 miles||612 nm|| SW|
|Davao||Wed 11:22 PM||1614 km||1003 miles||872 nm|| W|
|Manado||Wed 11:22 PM||1824 km||1134 miles||985 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Thu 2:22 AM||1982 km||1232 miles||1070 nm|| E|
|Port Moresby||Thu 1:22 AM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm|| SSE|
|Manila||Wed 11:22 PM||2250 km||1398 miles||1215 nm|| WNW|
|Dili||Thu 12:22 AM||2392 km||1486 miles||1291 nm|| SW|
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