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 Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 04:18:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||68° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.87 meters/second, 1608.7 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 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"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 55.7"||999.58 mi||west||0° 10' 40.3"||12.22 mi||north||999.47 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 19.5"||745.83 mi||east||4° 04' 17.8"||279.84 mi||north||793.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barquisimeto||Sat 11:48 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| NNW|
|Valencia||Sat 11:48 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| N|
|Maracay||Sat 11:48 PM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| NNE|
|Caracas||Sat 11:48 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| NNE|
|Cúcuta||Sat 11:18 PM||475 km||295 miles||257 nm|| WNW|
|Bucaramanga||Sat 11:18 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| W|
|Maracaibo||Sat 11:48 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| NW|
|Willemstad||Sun 12:18 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| N|
|Villavicencio||Sat 11:18 PM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm|| WSW|
|Oranjestad||Sun 12:18 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| NNW|
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