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 13:10:00 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: 83%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||152° 48' ||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' 10.7"||944.22 mi||west||0° 03' 27.3"||3.96 mi||north||944.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 46.9"||754.20 mi||east||0° 56' 59.5"||65.35 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 3:10 AM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm|| W|
|Wailuku||Thu 3:10 AM||400 km||249 miles||216 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Thu 3:10 AM||549 km||341 miles||296 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 3:10 AM||2060 km||1280 miles||1112 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Thu 2:10 AM||2655 km||1650 miles||1434 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 1:10 AM||3382 km||2101 miles||1826 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Thu 6:10 AM||3534 km||2196 miles||1908 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 6:10 AM||3744 km||2326 miles||2021 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 2:10 AM||3820 km||2374 miles||2063 nm|| SSW|
|Unalaska *||Thu 5:10 AM||3946 km||2452 miles||2131 nm|| NNW|
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