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 17:46:00 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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||158° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.25 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' 31.0"||935.31 mi||west||0° 01' 34.4"||1.81 mi||north||935.23 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 22.1"||766.56 mi||east||0° 09' 48.4"||11.25 mi||north||766.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 7:46 AM||36 km||22 miles||19 nm|| E|
|Lihue||Sat 7:46 AM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm|| WNW|
|Napili-Honokowai||Sat 7:46 AM||162 km||101 miles||87 nm|| ESE|
|Wailuku||Sat 7:46 AM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm|| ESE|
|Hilo||Sat 7:46 AM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm|| ESE|
|Midway||Sat 6:46 AM||2083 km||1294 miles||1125 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 7:46 AM||2149 km||1336 miles||1161 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Sat 5:46 AM||3064 km||1904 miles||1654 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Sun 5:46 AM||3643 km||2264 miles||1967 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 5:46 AM||3671 km||2281 miles||1982 nm|| W|
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