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, September 1, 2012 at 13:58:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 meters/second, 1618.6 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 874.0 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' 32.4"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.4"||1005.72 mi||west||0° 11' 41.5"||13.39 mi||north||1005.78 mi|
|24 hours||10° 56' 29.2"||756.78 mi||east||4° 34' 27.2"||314.32 mi||north||818.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Sun 12:58 AM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm|| NNW|
|Kolonia||Sun 12:58 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm|| NNW|
|Yaren||Sun 1:58 AM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm|| ESE|
|Arawa||Sat 11:58 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Sun 12:58 AM||1149 km||714 miles||621 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Sun 1:58 AM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Sun 1:58 AM||1496 km||929 miles||808 nm|| E|
|Port Moresby||Sat 11:58 PM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| SW|
|Jayapura||Sat 10:58 PM||2135 km||1326 miles||1153 nm|| W|
|Hagåtña||Sat 11:58 PM||2141 km||1330 miles||1156 nm|| NW|
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