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, September 6, 2012 at 19:30:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||134° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.56 meters/second, 1524.8 km/hour, 947.5 miles/hour or 823.3 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' 31.3"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 22.9"||947.24 mi||west||0° 04' 25.4"||5.07 mi||north||947.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 01.1"||753.44 mi||east||1° 20' 50.3"||92.69 mi||north||755.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Fri 5:30 AM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm|| ESE|
|Melekeok||Fri 4:30 AM||1325 km||823 miles||716 nm|| S|
|Kagoshima||Fri 4:30 AM||1393 km||866 miles||752 nm|| NNW|
|Taipei||Fri 3:30 AM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm|| WNW|
|Quezon||Fri 3:30 AM||1502 km||933 miles||811 nm|| WSW|
|Manila||Fri 3:30 AM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm|| WSW|
|Kumamoto||Fri 4:30 AM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm|| NNW|
|Fukuoka||Fri 4:30 AM||1618 km||1006 miles||874 nm|| NNW|
|Kitakyushu||Fri 4:30 AM||1631 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| NNW|
|Davao||Fri 3:30 AM||1661 km||1032 miles||897 nm|| SW|
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