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 Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 08:26:00 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 Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 08:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 60' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.79 meters/second, 1565.2 km/hour, 972.6 miles/hour or 845.2 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' 33.1"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 06.5"||972.41 mi||west||0° 08' 40.3"||9.94 mi||north||972.13 mi|
|24 hours||10° 58' 16.4"||733.20 mi||east||3° 09' 33.1"||217.25 mi||north||759.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 10:26 PM||1252 km||778 miles||676 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:26 PM||1775 km||1103 miles||959 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 9:26 PM||3359 km||2087 miles||1814 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 8:26 PM||3531 km||2194 miles||1907 nm|| WSW|
|San Francisco||Wed 12:26 AM||3567 km||2216 miles||1926 nm|| NE|
|Papeete||Tue 10:26 PM||3601 km||2238 miles||1945 nm|| S|
|Los Angeles||Wed 12:26 AM||3659 km||2274 miles||1976 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 9:26 PM||3716 km||2309 miles||2007 nm|| SW|
|Las Vegas||Wed 12:26 AM||4016 km||2495 miles||2168 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 1:26 AM||4109 km||2553 miles||2219 nm|| ENE|
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