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 Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 17:36:00 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: 32%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||155° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.26 meters/second, 1505.7 km/hour, 935.6 miles/hour or 813.0 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' 30.4"||15.59 mi||west||0° 00' 01.6"||0.03 mi||north||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 31.2"||935.34 mi||west||0° 01' 35.5"||1.83 mi||north||935.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 17.5"||766.50 mi||east||0° 10' 13.0"||11.72 mi||north||766.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wailuku||Sat 7:36 AM||86 km||54 miles||47 nm|| WSW|
|Napili-Honokowai||Sat 7:36 AM||99 km||61 miles||53 nm|| WSW|
|Kailua-Kona||Sat 7:36 AM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm|| S|
|Hilo||Sat 7:36 AM||189 km||117 miles||102 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Sat 7:36 AM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 7:36 AM||2153 km||1338 miles||1163 nm|| S|
|Midway||Sat 6:36 AM||2311 km||1436 miles||1248 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Sat 5:36 AM||3240 km||2013 miles||1749 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Sat 10:36 AM||3685 km||2290 miles||1990 nm|| NE|
|Unalaska *||Sat 9:36 AM||3733 km||2320 miles||2016 nm|| NNW|
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