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 19:10:00 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: 29%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||173° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.64 meters/second, 1525.1 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.5 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"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 15.4"||947.43 mi||west||0° 04' 58.7"||5.71 mi||south||947.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 53.6"||776.19 mi||east||2° 25' 59.0"||167.34 mi||south||799.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Mon 8:10 AM||1058 km||657 miles||571 nm|| NNW|
|Honolulu||Mon 9:10 AM||1686 km||1048 miles||910 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Tue 7:10 AM||2049 km||1273 miles||1106 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Tue 7:10 AM||2097 km||1303 miles||1132 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Mon 7:10 AM||2125 km||1320 miles||1147 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Tue 7:10 AM||2437 km||1514 miles||1316 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 9:10 AM||2632 km||1636 miles||1421 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Tue 7:10 AM||3032 km||1884 miles||1637 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Tue 7:10 AM||3162 km||1965 miles||1707 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 8:10 AM||3176 km||1973 miles||1715 nm|| S|
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