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 Monday, August 13, 2012 at 20:10:00 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: 15%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 13, 2012 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||169° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.17 meters/second, 1512.6 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.7 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' 29.9"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 03.6"||0.07 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 51.1"||939.63 mi||west||0° 03' 38.4"||4.17 mi||south||939.83 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 02.1"||781.12 mi||east||1° 55' 39.10"||132.61 mi||south||796.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Mon 10:10 AM||1171 km||728 miles||632 nm|| E|
|Midway||Mon 9:10 AM||1201 km||746 miles||648 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Mon 8:10 AM||2383 km||1481 miles||1287 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 10:10 AM||2422 km||1505 miles||1308 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Tue 8:10 AM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Tue 8:10 AM||2587 km||1607 miles||1397 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Tue 8:10 AM||2870 km||1784 miles||1550 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 9:10 AM||3309 km||2056 miles||1786 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Tue 8:10 AM||3453 km||2145 miles||1864 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Tue 8:10 AM||3498 km||2174 miles||1889 nm|| SW|
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