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 14:18:00 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 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||146° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.05 meters/second, 1602.2 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 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"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 52.9"||995.48 mi||west||0° 10' 15.7"||11.76 mi||north||995.33 mi|
|24 hours||10° 53' 40.4"||745.50 mi||east||3° 52' 34.9"||266.44 mi||north||787.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 12:18 AM||577 km||358 miles||311 nm|| NNW|
|Saipan||Mon 12:18 AM||749 km||465 miles||404 nm|| N|
|Melekeok||Sun 11:18 PM||1272 km||790 miles||687 nm|| W|
|Palikir||Mon 1:18 AM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Sun 11:18 PM||1355 km||842 miles||732 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Sun 11:18 PM||1688 km||1049 miles||911 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Mon 12:18 AM||1982 km||1232 miles||1070 nm|| S|
|Manado||Sun 10:18 PM||2481 km||1542 miles||1340 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Mon 1:18 AM||2502 km||1554 miles||1351 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Mon 2:18 AM||2511 km||1561 miles||1356 nm|| ESE|
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