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 20:10:00 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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.86 meters/second, 1525.9 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 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"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 15.5"||947.91 mi||west||0° 05' 04.6"||5.82 mi||south||948.17 mi|
|24 hours||348° 07' 11.9"||776.48 mi||west||2° 28' 15.4"||169.95 mi||south||800.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 8:10 AM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Tue 8:10 AM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm|| S|
|Midway||Mon 9:10 AM||1503 km||934 miles||812 nm|| NE|
|Tarawa||Tue 8:10 AM||1967 km||1222 miles||1062 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Tue 7:10 AM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Tue 8:10 AM||2237 km||1390 miles||1208 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 8:10 AM||2465 km||1532 miles||1331 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 6:10 AM||2938 km||1826 miles||1586 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Tue 8:10 AM||3170 km||1970 miles||1712 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Mon 10:10 AM||3191 km||1983 miles||1723 nm|| E|
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