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 21:10:00 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: 28%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||157° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.07 meters/second, 1526.7 km/hour, 948.6 miles/hour or 824.3 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"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 15.6"||948.40 mi||west||0° 05' 10.4"||5.93 mi||south||948.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 42.3"||776.77 mi||east||2° 30' 31.3"||172.54 mi||south||801.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 9:10 AM||1000 km||622 miles||540 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Tue 8:10 AM||1348 km||838 miles||728 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Tue 7:10 AM||1460 km||907 miles||789 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Tue 9:10 AM||2013 km||1251 miles||1087 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Tue 9:10 AM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Tue 6:10 AM||2501 km||1554 miles||1350 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Tue 6:10 AM||2516 km||1563 miles||1359 nm|| NW|
|Tarawa||Tue 9:10 AM||2608 km||1621 miles||1408 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Tue 6:10 AM||2750 km||1709 miles||1485 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Mon 10:10 AM||2784 km||1730 miles||1503 nm|| ENE|
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