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 15:18:00 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 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||131° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.85 meters/second, 1601.4 km/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.7 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"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 52.6"||995.03 mi||west||0° 10' 13.0"||11.70 mi||north||994.87 mi|
|24 hours||10° 53' 57.6"||745.50 mi||east||3° 51' 19.3"||265.00 mi||north||787.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Mon 12:18 AM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| ESE|
|Davao||Sun 11:18 PM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| WSW|
|Cebu City||Sun 11:18 PM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm|| WNW|
|Bacolod||Sun 11:18 PM||971 km||604 miles||525 nm|| WNW|
|Sofifi||Mon 12:18 AM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm|| SSW|
|Ternate||Mon 12:18 AM||981 km||609 miles||530 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Mon 12:18 AM||1084 km||674 miles||585 nm|| SSE|
|Manado||Sun 11:18 PM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm|| SW|
|Gorontalo||Sun 11:18 PM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm|| SW|
|Quezon||Sun 11:18 PM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm|| WNW|
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