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, October 4, 2012 at 13:08:00 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: 83%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||152° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.22 meters/second, 1520.0 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.7 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' 31.1"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||north||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 10.8"||944.23 mi||west||0° 03' 27.5"||3.97 mi||north||944.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 46.3"||754.20 mi||east||0° 57' 04.1"||65.44 mi||north||754.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Thu 3:08 AM||292 km||181 miles||157 nm|| W|
|Wailuku||Thu 3:08 AM||449 km||279 miles||243 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Thu 3:08 AM||597 km||371 miles||323 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 3:08 AM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Thu 2:08 AM||2701 km||1679 miles||1459 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 1:08 AM||3422 km||2126 miles||1848 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Thu 6:08 AM||3496 km||2172 miles||1888 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 6:08 AM||3701 km||2299 miles||1998 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 2:08 AM||3849 km||2391 miles||2078 nm|| SW|
|Unalaska *||Thu 5:08 AM||3959 km||2460 miles||2138 nm|| NNW|
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