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 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 1, 2012 at 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||142° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.19 meters/second, 1581.1 km/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 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' 32.5"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 34.6"||982.32 mi||west||0° 08' 56.5"||10.25 mi||north||982.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 12.6"||746.66 mi||east||3° 16' 34.5"||225.26 mi||north||775.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 1:18 AM||271 km||169 miles||146 nm|| ENE|
|Saipan||Tue 1:18 AM||466 km||289 miles||251 nm|| NE|
|Melekeok||Tue 12:18 AM||1021 km||634 miles||551 nm|| WSW|
|Jayapura||Tue 12:18 AM||1671 km||1038 miles||902 nm|| S|
|Manokwari||Tue 12:18 AM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Tue 2:18 AM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm|| ESE|
|Davao||Mon 11:18 PM||1943 km||1207 miles||1049 nm|| WSW|
|Manado||Mon 11:18 PM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm|| WSW|
|Manila||Mon 11:18 PM||2336 km||1451 miles||1261 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Tue 1:18 AM||2479 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| SSE|
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