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 15, 2012 at 02:10:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||132° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.68 meters/second, 1611.6 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 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' 30.0"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 03.6"||1001.37 mi||west||0° 12' 23.2"||14.19 mi||south||1001.57 mi|
|24 hours||12° 05' 21.1"||834.82 mi||east||5° 02' 58.1"||346.97 mi||south||905.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manokwari||Sat 11:10 AM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm|| SSE|
|Melekeok||Sat 11:10 AM||538 km||334 miles||291 nm|| NNE|
|Sofifi||Sat 11:10 AM||577 km||359 miles||312 nm|| WSW|
|Ternate||Sat 11:10 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| WSW|
|Davao||Sat 10:10 AM||820 km||510 miles||443 nm|| WNW|
|Manado||Sat 10:10 AM||827 km||514 miles||447 nm|| WSW|
|Ambon||Sat 11:10 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| SSW|
|Gorontalo||Sat 10:10 AM||1047 km||650 miles||565 nm|| WSW|
|Jayapura||Sat 11:10 AM||1166 km||725 miles||630 nm|| SE|
|Kendari||Sat 10:10 AM||1335 km||829 miles||721 nm|| SW|
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