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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 02:28:00 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.
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 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||127° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.70 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 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' 30.0"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 03.3"||1001.43 mi||west||0° 12' 23.7"||14.20 mi||south||1001.63 mi|
|24 hours||12° 05' 32.8"||835.10 mi||east||5° 03' 05.0"||347.10 mi||south||905.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ternate||Sat 11:28 AM||281 km||175 miles||152 nm|| S|
|Sofifi||Sat 11:28 AM||286 km||178 miles||154 nm|| S|
|Manado||Sat 10:28 AM||376 km||233 miles||203 nm|| WSW|
|Davao||Sat 10:28 AM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm|| NNW|
|Gorontalo||Sat 10:28 AM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| WSW|
|Marawi City||Sat 10:28 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| NW|
|Cagayan de Oro||Sat 10:28 AM||662 km||412 miles||358 nm|| NNW|
|Ambon||Sat 11:28 AM||778 km||483 miles||420 nm|| S|
|Manokwari||Sat 11:28 AM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| ESE|
|Cebu City||Sat 10:28 AM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm|| NNW|
Related time zone tools