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 Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 21:28:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 21:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.11 meters/second, 1595.2 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.3 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' 30.4"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 25.3"||991.13 mi||west||0° 11' 05.9"||12.71 mi||south||991.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 25.0"||811.23 mi||east||4° 40' 33.9"||321.35 mi||south||876.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Thu 9:28 AM||1112 km||691 miles||600 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:28 AM||1775 km||1103 miles||959 nm|| ESE|
|Tarawa||Fri 9:28 AM||1894 km||1177 miles||1023 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Fri 9:28 AM||1898 km||1179 miles||1025 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Thu 11:28 AM||2011 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 10:28 AM||2034 km||1264 miles||1098 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Fri 9:28 AM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Thu 10:28 AM||2206 km||1371 miles||1191 nm|| NNW|
|Apia||Fri 10:28 AM||2528 km||1571 miles||1365 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Fri 9:28 AM||2596 km||1613 miles||1402 nm|| WNW|
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