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 Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 08:58:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 08:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||137° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.54 meters/second, 1571.5 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.6 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' 30.7"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.0"||976.38 mi||west||0° 09' 35.3"||10.99 mi||south||976.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 52.4"||785.89 mi||east||4° 10' 10.2"||286.61 mi||south||842.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Sun 5:58 PM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm|| SSW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 6:58 PM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| E|
|Saipan||Sun 6:58 PM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| ENE|
|Davao||Sun 4:58 PM||1493 km||927 miles||806 nm|| WSW|
|Manokwari||Sun 5:58 PM||1633 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| SSW|
|Quezon||Sun 4:58 PM||1793 km||1114 miles||968 nm|| W|
|Manila||Sun 4:58 PM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| W|
|Jayapura||Sun 5:58 PM||1803 km||1120 miles||974 nm|| S|
|Manado||Sun 4:58 PM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm|| SW|
|Taipei||Sun 4:58 PM||2120 km||1317 miles||1145 nm|| NW|
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