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 Friday, April 27, 2012 at 03:14:00 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: 28%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 27, 2012 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||162° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.81 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.6 miles/hour or 819.9 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' 30.2"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 19.5"||943.32 mi||west||0° 04' 45.1"||5.45 mi||south||943.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 34.8"||769.18 mi||east||2° 20' 58.0"||161.60 mi||south||791.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 5:14 PM||530 km||330 miles||286 nm|| ENE|
|Wailuku||Thu 5:14 PM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| E|
|Midway||Thu 4:14 PM||1746 km||1085 miles||943 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 5:14 PM||2084 km||1295 miles||1125 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Thu 3:14 PM||2649 km||1646 miles||1430 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Fri 3:14 PM||3149 km||1957 miles||1700 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 3:14 PM||3208 km||1994 miles||1732 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Fri 3:14 PM||3343 km||2077 miles||1805 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 4:14 PM||3373 km||2096 miles||1821 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 3:14 PM||3718 km||2310 miles||2007 nm|| SSW|
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