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, April 29, 2012 at 04:58:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.37 meters/second, 1567.3 km/hour, 973.9 miles/hour or 846.3 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' 30.8"||16.23 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.8"||973.75 mi||west||0° 09' 16.5"||10.63 mi||south||974.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 45.9"||783.67 mi||east||4° 03' 18.9"||278.77 mi||south||837.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 6:58 PM||1053 km||654 miles||569 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 6:58 PM||1557 km||967 miles||840 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Sat 4:58 PM||2038 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Sat 5:58 PM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 5:58 PM||2704 km||1680 miles||1460 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Sun 4:58 PM||2783 km||1729 miles||1503 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Sun 4:58 PM||2862 km||1778 miles||1545 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 4:58 PM||3091 km||1921 miles||1669 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Sun 4:58 PM||3144 km||1954 miles||1698 nm|| WNW|
|Apia||Sun 5:58 PM||3196 km||1986 miles||1726 nm|| SSW|
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