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, February 5, 2012 at 09:52:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||177° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.99 meters/second, 1515.6 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 23.6"||941.48 mi||west||0° 05' 59.2"||6.87 mi||south||941.81 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 17.5"||820.01 mi||east||2° 54' 19.2"||199.84 mi||south||850.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Sat 10:52 PM||921 km||572 miles||497 nm|| N|
|Wake Island||Sun 9:52 PM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Sun 9:52 PM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Sat 11:52 PM||2049 km||1273 miles||1106 nm|| E|
|Baker Island||Sat 9:52 PM||2182 km||1356 miles||1178 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Sun 9:52 PM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Sun 9:52 PM||2830 km||1759 miles||1528 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 11:52 PM||2963 km||1841 miles||1600 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Sun 8:52 PM||2998 km||1863 miles||1619 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 9:52 PM||3164 km||1966 miles||1708 nm|| S|
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