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 Monday, October 1, 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 1, 2012 at 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||130° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.72 meters/second, 1586.6 km/hour, 985.9 miles/hour or 856.7 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' 32.7"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 40.3"||985.77 mi||west||0° 09' 17.7"||10.65 mi||north||985.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 32.6"||746.18 mi||east||3° 26' 02.4"||236.09 mi||north||777.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Los Angeles *||Mon 2:18 AM||2775 km||1724 miles||1498 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 2:18 AM||2788 km||1732 miles||1505 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Mon 2:18 AM||3007 km||1869 miles||1624 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Mon 2:18 AM||3052 km||1896 miles||1648 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 2:18 AM||3118 km||1937 miles||1684 nm|| NNE|
|Honolulu||Sun 11:18 PM||3132 km||1946 miles||1691 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 11:18 PM||3175 km||1973 miles||1714 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City *||Mon 4:18 AM||3446 km||2141 miles||1861 nm|| ENE|
|Salt Lake City *||Mon 3:18 AM||3705 km||2302 miles||2001 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Sun 11:18 PM||3854 km||2395 miles||2081 nm|| SSW|
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