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, September 10, 2012 at 17:36:00 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: 30%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.31 meters/second, 1523.9 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.9 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"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 15.1"||946.70 mi||west||0° 04' 49.3"||5.53 mi||south||946.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 02.0"||775.74 mi||east||2° 22' 24.4"||163.24 mi||south||798.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Mon 7:36 AM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm|| W|
|Wailuku||Mon 7:36 AM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Mon 7:36 AM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 7:36 AM||2049 km||1273 miles||1107 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Mon 6:36 AM||2841 km||1766 miles||1534 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco *||Mon 10:36 AM||3447 km||2142 miles||1861 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Mon 5:36 AM||3485 km||2165 miles||1882 nm|| SW|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 10:36 AM||3632 km||2257 miles||1961 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 6:36 AM||3867 km||2403 miles||2088 nm|| SW|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 10:36 AM||3972 km||2468 miles||2144 nm|| NE|
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