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 20:10:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||128° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.21 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 29.5"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 36.2"||1002.57 mi||west||0° 12' 43.8"||14.58 mi||south||1002.66 mi|
|24 hours||12° 19' 16.7"||852.31 mi||east||5° 04' 52.7"||349.16 mi||south||919.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 12:10 PM||2733 km||1698 miles||1476 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Sat 10:10 AM||2950 km||1833 miles||1593 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 10:10 AM||3172 km||1971 miles||1713 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Sat 3:10 PM||3622 km||2250 miles||1956 nm|| SSE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 1:10 PM||3779 km||2348 miles||2040 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Sat 3:10 PM||3922 km||2437 miles||2118 nm|| NE|
|Honolulu||Sat 10:10 AM||3957 km||2459 miles||2136 nm|| NW|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 1:10 PM||3972 km||2468 miles||2145 nm|| NNE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 10:10 AM||4068 km||2528 miles||2197 nm|| SW|
|Phoenix||Sat 1:10 PM||4141 km||2573 miles||2236 nm|| NNE|
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