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 Monday, September 24, 2012 at 03:32:00 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: 65%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 24, 2012 at 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.57 meters/second, 1528.5 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 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' 27.0"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 00.1"||949.56 mi||west||0° 06' 32.8"||7.51 mi||north||949.89 mi|
|24 hours||12° 53' 01.8"||846.69 mi||east||3° 03' 32.2"||210.36 mi||north||879.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sun 7:32 PM||821 km||510 miles||443 nm|| SSW|
|Gambier Islands||Sun 6:32 PM||984 km||612 miles||532 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Sun 10:32 PM||2068 km||1285 miles||1117 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Sun 5:32 PM||2383 km||1481 miles||1287 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sun 5:32 PM||3438 km||2136 miles||1857 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Mon 5:32 PM||3991 km||2480 miles||2155 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Sun 4:32 PM||4510 km||2803 miles||2435 nm|| W|
|Apia||Mon 4:32 PM||4797 km||2981 miles||2590 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Mon 4:32 PM||5038 km||3131 miles||2720 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City *||Sun 10:32 PM||5163 km||3208 miles||2788 nm|| NE|
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