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 14:20:00 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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||178° 49' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.83 meters/second, 1536.6 km/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 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' 31.5"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 37.3"||954.57 mi||west||0° 05' 29.0"||6.28 mi||north||954.34 mi|
|24 hours||348° 33' 23.4"||752.03 mi||west||1° 47' 25.7"||123.16 mi||north||758.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Wed 3:20 AM||1173 km||729 miles||633 nm|| NNE|
|Wake Island||Thu 2:20 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Thu 2:20 AM||1478 km||918 miles||798 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 2:20 AM||1965 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 2:20 AM||2059 km||1280 miles||1112 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Thu 2:20 AM||2450 km||1522 miles||1323 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 4:20 AM||2466 km||1532 miles||1331 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Thu 1:20 AM||2565 km||1594 miles||1385 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 2:20 AM||2958 km||1838 miles||1597 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Thu 4:20 AM||3171 km||1970 miles||1712 nm|| ESE|
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