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 Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 00:10:00 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: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||132° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.91 meters/second, 1601.7 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 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' 34.0"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 34' 02.0"||995.15 mi||west||0° 10' 05.8"||11.57 mi||north||994.99 mi|
|24 hours||10° 29' 02.6"||716.24 mi||east||3° 49' 49.2"||263.29 mi||north||759.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Thu 9:10 AM||277 km||172 miles||149 nm|| SE|
|Davao||Thu 8:10 AM||807 km||501 miles||436 nm|| WSW|
|Cebu City||Thu 8:10 AM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| W|
|Manokwari||Thu 9:10 AM||1108 km||689 miles||598 nm|| S|
|Manado||Thu 8:10 AM||1204 km||748 miles||650 nm|| SW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 10:10 AM||1408 km||875 miles||760 nm|| ENE|
|Quezon||Thu 8:10 AM||1409 km||876 miles||761 nm|| WNW|
|Manila||Thu 8:10 AM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm|| WNW|
|Gorontalo||Thu 8:10 AM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm|| SW|
|Jayapura||Thu 9:10 AM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm|| SE|
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