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, September 8, 2012 at 16:26:00 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 Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||157° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.34 meters/second, 1506.0 km/hour, 935.8 miles/hour or 813.2 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"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 30.9"||935.52 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||935.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 35.4"||763.74 mi||east||0° 24' 46.4"||28.41 mi||south||765.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 6:26 AM||12 km||8 miles||7 nm|| NE|
|Napili-Honokowai||Sat 6:26 AM||136 km||84 miles||73 nm|| ESE|
|Wailuku||Sat 6:26 AM||156 km||97 miles||84 nm|| ESE|
|Lihue||Sat 6:26 AM||167 km||104 miles||90 nm|| WNW|
|Hilo||Sat 6:26 AM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm|| ESE|
|Midway||Sat 5:26 AM||2108 km||1310 miles||1138 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 6:26 AM||2145 km||1333 miles||1158 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Sat 4:26 AM||3079 km||1913 miles||1662 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Sun 4:26 AM||3666 km||2278 miles||1979 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 5:26 AM||3684 km||2289 miles||1989 nm|| SSW|
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