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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 13:40:00 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: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 13:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.44 meters/second, 1510.0 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 30.8"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.9"||938.00 mi||west||0° 01' 07.8"||1.30 mi||north||937.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 31.9"||755.72 mi||east||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||755.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 3:40 AM||978 km||607 miles||528 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:40 AM||2316 km||1439 miles||1251 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Fri 2:40 AM||3031 km||1883 miles||1636 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco *||Fri 6:40 AM||3125 km||1942 miles||1687 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 6:40 AM||3304 km||2053 miles||1784 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 6:40 AM||3644 km||2264 miles||1968 nm|| NE|
|Seattle *||Fri 6:40 AM||3778 km||2348 miles||2040 nm|| NNE|
|Baker Island||Fri 1:40 AM||3813 km||2369 miles||2059 nm|| WSW|
|Phoenix||Fri 6:40 AM||3840 km||2386 miles||2073 nm|| ENE|
|Vancouver *||Fri 6:40 AM||3866 km||2402 miles||2087 nm|| NNE|
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