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 15:18:00 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 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||140° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.58 meters/second, 1618.5 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 873.9 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' 28.3"||1005.67 mi||west||0° 11' 40.2"||13.37 mi||north||1005.72 mi|
|24 hours||10° 56' 00.7"||756.16 mi||east||4° 33' 37.6"||313.37 mi||north||817.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Sun 12:18 AM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm|| S|
|Manokwari||Sun 12:18 AM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm|| WSW|
|Melekeok||Sun 12:18 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm|| NW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 1:18 AM||1412 km||878 miles||763 nm|| SSE|
|Hagåtña||Sun 1:18 AM||1446 km||899 miles||781 nm|| NNE|
|Manado||Sat 11:18 PM||1708 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| W|
|Davao||Sat 11:18 PM||1742 km||1082 miles||941 nm|| WNW|
|Darwin||Sun 12:48 AM||1831 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| SW|
|Gorontalo||Sat 11:18 PM||1907 km||1185 miles||1030 nm|| W|
|Dili||Sun 12:18 AM||1948 km||1210 miles||1052 nm|| SW|
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