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 07:12:00 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: 49%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 07:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||163° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.03 meters/second, 1569.7 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 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"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.4"||975.22 mi||west||0° 09' 27.0"||10.83 mi||south||975.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 48.1"||784.89 mi||east||4° 07' 10.3"||283.18 mi||south||840.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 7:12 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| NNE|
|Palikir||Sun 6:12 PM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Sun 7:12 PM||1135 km||705 miles||613 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Sun 7:12 PM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Sun 7:12 PM||1736 km||1078 miles||937 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 5:12 PM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| W|
|Midway||Sat 8:12 PM||2566 km||1595 miles||1386 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Sun 6:12 PM||2589 km||1609 miles||1398 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Sat 7:12 PM||2690 km||1672 miles||1453 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Sun 7:12 PM||3029 km||1882 miles||1636 nm|| SE|
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