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 Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 17:26:00 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: 39%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||160° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.49 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 30.2"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 17.1"||938.11 mi||west||0° 02' 24.0"||2.75 mi||south||938.23 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 49.3"||769.53 mi||east||1° 25' 25.8"||97.95 mi||south||779.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lihue||Sun 7:26 AM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm|| NE|
|Honolulu||Sun 7:26 AM||292 km||181 miles||158 nm|| ENE|
|Wailuku||Sun 7:26 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| E|
|Hilo||Sun 7:26 AM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm|| E|
|Midway||Sun 6:26 AM||1885 km||1171 miles||1018 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 7:26 AM||2124 km||1320 miles||1147 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Sun 5:26 AM||2859 km||1776 miles||1544 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Mon 5:26 AM||3390 km||2107 miles||1831 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Mon 5:26 AM||3424 km||2128 miles||1849 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 6:26 AM||3533 km||2195 miles||1908 nm|| SSW|
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