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 Friday, September 14, 2012 at 20:38:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 14, 2012 at 20:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.12 meters/second, 1609.6 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.1 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"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 12.1"||0.23 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 09.9"||1000.12 mi||west||0° 12' 12.2"||13.98 mi||south||1000.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 59.3"||829.82 mi||east||5° 00' 24.0"||344.03 mi||south||899.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 10:38 AM||1108 km||688 miles||598 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 10:38 AM||2157 km||1340 miles||1165 nm|| NNW|
|Papeete||Fri 10:38 AM||2447 km||1521 miles||1321 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Sat 9:38 AM||3027 km||1881 miles||1634 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 10:38 AM||3137 km||1950 miles||1694 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 8:38 AM||3233 km||2009 miles||1746 nm|| W|
|Apia||Sat 9:38 AM||3343 km||2077 miles||1805 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Fri 9:38 AM||3565 km||2215 miles||1925 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Fri 12:38 PM||3788 km||2354 miles||2045 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Sat 8:38 AM||3943 km||2450 miles||2129 nm|| WSW|
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