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 14:30:00 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 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||160° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.39 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.2 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' 50.5"||937.89 mi||west||0° 01' 02.9"||1.20 mi||north||937.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 38.6"||755.76 mi||east||0° 01' 49.2"||2.09 mi||south||755.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lihue||Fri 4:30 AM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm|| NE|
|Honolulu||Fri 4:30 AM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm|| E|
|Wailuku||Fri 4:30 AM||421 km||262 miles||228 nm|| E|
|Hilo||Fri 4:30 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| ESE|
|Midway||Fri 3:30 AM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 4:30 AM||2137 km||1328 miles||1154 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Fri 2:30 AM||2874 km||1786 miles||1552 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Sat 2:30 AM||3401 km||2113 miles||1837 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Sat 2:30 AM||3429 km||2131 miles||1852 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 3:30 AM||3548 km||2205 miles||1916 nm|| SSW|
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