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 Friday, September 14, 2012 at 01:28:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 14, 2012 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||130° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.97 meters/second, 1598.3 km/hour, 993.1 miles/hour or 863.0 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' 30.4"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 23.7"||993.06 mi||west||0° 11' 19.6"||12.97 mi||south||993.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 34.6"||814.16 mi||east||4° 44' 57.9"||326.38 mi||south||880.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Fri 10:28 AM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm|| E|
|Davao||Fri 9:28 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| WSW|
|Cagayan de Oro||Fri 9:28 AM||622 km||386 miles||336 nm|| W|
|Marawi City||Fri 9:28 AM||662 km||411 miles||357 nm|| W|
|Cebu City||Fri 9:28 AM||736 km||457 miles||398 nm|| WNW|
|Bacolod||Fri 9:28 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| WNW|
|Sofifi||Fri 10:28 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| SSW|
|Ternate||Fri 10:28 AM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm|| SSW|
|Manado||Fri 9:28 AM||964 km||599 miles||520 nm|| SW|
|Manokwari||Fri 10:28 AM||1094 km||680 miles||591 nm|| SSE|
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