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 Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 17:32:00 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 Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||149° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.31 meters/second, 1592.3 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.8 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' 33.6"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 43.7"||989.32 mi||west||0° 09' 38.4"||11.04 mi||north||989.12 mi|
|24 hours||10° 36' 53.6"||721.19 mi||east||3° 36' 40.0"||248.25 mi||north||758.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 7:32 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Wed 7:32 AM||1434 km||891 miles||774 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Wed 7:32 AM||3141 km||1952 miles||1696 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Wed 5:32 AM||3166 km||1967 miles||1709 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 6:32 AM||3252 km||2020 miles||1756 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Wed 6:32 AM||3447 km||2142 miles||1861 nm|| NW|
|Apia||Thu 6:32 AM||3644 km||2264 miles||1968 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 7:32 AM||3710 km||2305 miles||2003 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Wed 6:32 AM||3970 km||2467 miles||2144 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 5:32 AM||4034 km||2507 miles||2178 nm|| WSW|
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