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 Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 11:06:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.12 meters/second, 1490.8 km/hour, 926.4 miles/hour or 805.0 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' 28.4"||15.44 mi||west||0° 00' 01.6"||0.03 mi||south||15.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 28.6"||926.06 mi||west||0° 01' 38.0"||1.87 mi||south||926.16 mi|
|24 hours||347° 20' 58.4"||809.43 mi||west||1° 12' 12.0"||82.80 mi||south||817.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sat 11:06 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Sat 12:06 AM||1326 km||824 miles||716 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Sat 11:06 PM||1684 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Sat 10:06 PM||2204 km||1369 miles||1190 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Sat 11:06 PM||2326 km||1446 miles||1256 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sat 11:06 PM||2574 km||1599 miles||1390 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Fri 11:06 PM||2797 km||1738 miles||1510 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sat 9:06 PM||2957 km||1837 miles||1597 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Sat 1:06 AM||3203 km||1990 miles||1730 nm|| E|
|Tokyo||Sat 8:06 PM||3379 km||2100 miles||1825 nm|| WNW|
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