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 15:28:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 15:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||118° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.61 meters/second, 1615.0 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 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' 32.9"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 54.8"||1003.50 mi||west||0° 11' 05.2"||12.70 mi||north||1003.45 mi|
|24 hours||10° 49' 55.3"||747.15 mi||east||4° 16' 52.1"||294.21 mi||north||800.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kota Kinabalu||Sat 11:28 PM||307 km||190 miles||166 nm|| NW|
|Bandar Seri Begawan||Sat 11:28 PM||377 km||234 miles||204 nm|| W|
|Pekan Tutong||Sat 11:28 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| W|
|Kuala Belait||Sat 11:28 PM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| W|
|Miri||Sat 11:28 PM||480 km||299 miles||259 nm|| W|
|Samarinda||Sat 11:28 PM||553 km||343 miles||298 nm|| SSW|
|Palu||Sat 11:28 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm|| SSE|
|Balikpapan||Sat 11:28 PM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| SSW|
|Gorontalo||Sat 11:28 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| SE|
|Mamuju||Sat 11:28 PM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| S|
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