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 29, 2012 at 03:18:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||64° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.56 meters/second, 1618.4 km/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.9 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' 32.7"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 48.5"||1005.62 mi||west||0° 11' 21.8"||13.01 mi||north||1005.64 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 30.7"||749.50 mi||east||4° 26' 04.9"||304.74 mi||north||807.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Boa Vista||Fri 11:18 PM||450 km||279 miles||243 nm|| E|
|Manaus||Fri 11:18 PM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm|| SE|
|Linden||Fri 11:18 PM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| ENE|
|Georgetown||Fri 11:18 PM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| NE|
|New Amsterdam||Fri 11:18 PM||919 km||571 miles||496 nm|| ENE|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Sat 12:18 AM||955 km||593 miles||516 nm|| ENE|
|Caracas||Fri 10:48 PM||962 km||598 miles||520 nm|| NNW|
|San Fernando||Fri 11:18 PM||975 km||606 miles||526 nm|| NNE|
|Chaguanas||Fri 11:18 PM||1001 km||622 miles||540 nm|| NNE|
|Port of Spain||Fri 11:18 PM||1011 km||628 miles||546 nm|| NNE|
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