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 09:18:00 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 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||141° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.00 meters/second, 1605.6 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 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"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 54.8"||997.63 mi||west||0° 10' 28.6"||12.00 mi||north||997.50 mi|
|24 hours||10° 52' 22.3"||745.60 mi||east||3° 58' 38.6"||273.37 mi||north||790.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sun 11:18 PM||1904 km||1183 miles||1028 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Sat 11:18 PM||2354 km||1463 miles||1271 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Sat 11:18 PM||2928 km||1819 miles||1581 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 2:18 AM||3757 km||2334 miles||2028 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 11:18 PM||3782 km||2350 miles||2042 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Sun 1:18 AM||3804 km||2364 miles||2054 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Sun 10:18 PM||3828 km||2378 miles||2067 nm|| WSW|
|San Francisco *||Sun 2:18 AM||3839 km||2386 miles||2073 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 2:18 AM||3956 km||2458 miles||2136 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Sat 9:18 PM||4006 km||2489 miles||2163 nm|| W|
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