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 19:34:00 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: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||168° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.72 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 16.5"||938.64 mi||west||0° 02' 37.0"||3.00 mi||south||938.78 mi|
|24 hours||348° 06' 06.9"||770.04 mi||west||1° 30' 33.8"||103.84 mi||south||780.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Mon 7:34 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Mon 7:34 AM||1529 km||950 miles||826 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Sun 8:34 AM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Mon 6:34 AM||1886 km||1172 miles||1018 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Mon 7:34 AM||2190 km||1361 miles||1183 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Mon 7:34 AM||2355 km||1464 miles||1272 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Mon 5:34 AM||2642 km||1642 miles||1427 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 7:34 AM||2800 km||1740 miles||1512 nm|| SE|
|Tokyo||Mon 4:34 AM||3256 km||2023 miles||1758 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Mon 7:34 AM||3440 km||2138 miles||1858 nm|| SSE|
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