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 05:58:00 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 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||178° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.66 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 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' 30.7"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.2"||974.41 mi||west||0° 09' 21.3"||10.72 mi||south||974.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 46.4"||784.21 mi||east||4° 05' 03.0"||280.76 mi||south||838.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Sun 5:58 PM||1323 km||822 miles||714 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Sat 5:58 PM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm|| S|
|Midway||Sat 6:58 PM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm|| N|
|Tarawa||Sun 5:58 PM||1651 km||1026 miles||891 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 5:58 PM||1656 km||1029 miles||894 nm|| WNW|
|Yaren||Sun 5:58 PM||2242 km||1393 miles||1211 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Sat 7:58 PM||2369 km||1472 miles||1279 nm|| ENE|
|Funafuti||Sun 5:58 PM||2493 km||1549 miles||1346 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Sun 4:58 PM||2632 km||1635 miles||1421 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:58 PM||2711 km||1685 miles||1464 nm|| SSE|
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