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 Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 13:10:00 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: 89%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 07' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.10 meters/second, 1537.6 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 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' 31.6"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 38.7"||955.19 mi||west||0° 05' 34.9"||6.40 mi||north||954.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 03.9"||751.90 mi||east||1° 49' 54.4"||126.00 mi||north||758.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 3:10 AM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Wed 2:10 AM||1747 km||1086 miles||943 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 3:10 AM||1949 km||1211 miles||1052 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Wed 1:10 AM||2393 km||1487 miles||1292 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Thu 1:10 AM||2927 km||1819 miles||1580 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 1:10 AM||3071 km||1908 miles||1658 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Thu 1:10 AM||3099 km||1926 miles||1673 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 2:10 AM||3136 km||1948 miles||1693 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 1:10 AM||3462 km||2151 miles||1869 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Thu 3:10 AM||3629 km||2255 miles||1960 nm|| SSW|
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