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 Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 10:44:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 10:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||135° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.38 meters/second, 1610.6 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 30.2"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||south||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 15.4"||1000.69 mi||west||0° 12' 34.3"||14.40 mi||south||1000.92 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 37.1"||832.07 mi||east||5° 10' 13.0"||355.27 mi||south||906.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Tue 7:44 PM||379 km||235 miles||205 nm|| NNW|
|Manokwari||Tue 7:44 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| SSW|
|Jayapura||Tue 7:44 PM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm|| SE|
|Sofifi||Tue 7:44 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| WSW|
|Ternate||Tue 7:44 PM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| WSW|
|Davao||Tue 6:44 PM||1135 km||705 miles||613 nm|| WNW|
|Manado||Tue 6:44 PM||1216 km||755 miles||656 nm|| WSW|
|Gorontalo||Tue 6:44 PM||1435 km||891 miles||775 nm|| WSW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 8:44 PM||1451 km||901 miles||783 nm|| NE|
|Dili||Tue 7:44 PM||1783 km||1108 miles||963 nm|| SW|
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