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 14:10:00 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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||167° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.05 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 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' 03.3"||0.07 mi||north||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.7"||943.86 mi||west||0° 03' 21.8"||3.86 mi||north||943.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 06.5"||754.28 mi||east||0° 54' 42.9"||62.74 mi||north||754.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 4:10 AM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm|| E|
|Midway||Thu 3:10 AM||1367 km||849 miles||738 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 4:10 AM||2282 km||1418 miles||1232 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Thu 2:10 AM||2408 km||1496 miles||1300 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 2:10 AM||2720 km||1690 miles||1469 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 2:10 AM||2729 km||1696 miles||1474 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Fri 2:10 AM||2970 km||1845 miles||1603 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 3:10 AM||3277 km||2036 miles||1769 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Fri 2:10 AM||3483 km||2164 miles||1881 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Fri 2:10 AM||3614 km||2245 miles||1951 nm|| SW|
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