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 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: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||158° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.40 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.2 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' 30.7"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.6"||937.91 mi||west||0° 01' 03.8"||1.22 mi||north||937.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 37.3"||755.75 mi||east||0° 01' 25.8"||1.64 mi||south||755.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 4:20 AM||52 km||32 miles||28 nm|| NNE|
|Napili-Honokowai||Fri 4:20 AM||152 km||94 miles||82 nm|| E|
|Wailuku||Fri 4:20 AM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm|| E|
|Lihue||Fri 4:20 AM||173 km||107 miles||93 nm|| NW|
|Hilo||Fri 4:20 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm|| ESE|
|Midway||Fri 3:20 AM||2106 km||1309 miles||1137 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 4:20 AM||2110 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Fri 2:20 AM||3039 km||1889 miles||1641 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Sat 2:20 AM||3635 km||2259 miles||1963 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 3:20 AM||3644 km||2264 miles||1968 nm|| SSW|
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