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 28, 2012 at 13:58:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 28, 2012 at 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||129° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.72 meters/second, 1619.0 km/hour, 1006.0 miles/hour or 874.2 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' 32.6"||16.77 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 34.10"||1005.99 mi||west||0° 11' 31.3"||13.20 mi||north||1006.09 mi|
|24 hours||10° 53' 33.6"||753.48 mi||east||4° 32' 58.1"||312.61 mi||north||815.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sofifi||Fri 10:58 PM||231 km||143 miles||124 nm|| NW|
|Ternate||Fri 10:58 PM||250 km||156 miles||135 nm|| NW|
|Ambon||Fri 10:58 PM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm|| SSW|
|Manado||Fri 9:58 PM||536 km||333 miles||290 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Fri 10:58 PM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm|| E|
|Gorontalo||Fri 9:58 PM||698 km||433 miles||377 nm|| W|
|Kendari||Fri 9:58 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm|| WSW|
|Davao||Fri 9:58 PM||926 km||576 miles||500 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Fri 10:58 PM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| SSW|
|Palu||Fri 9:58 PM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm|| W|
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