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 Saturday, October 6, 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||144° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.40 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' 30.6"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.8"||937.90 mi||west||0° 01' 16.2"||1.46 mi||south||937.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 35.8"||756.90 mi||east||0° 57' 27.3"||65.88 mi||south||762.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 4:10 AM||1438 km||893 miles||776 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 4:10 AM||2554 km||1587 miles||1379 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Sat 7:10 AM||2796 km||1737 miles||1510 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 7:10 AM||2921 km||1815 miles||1577 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 7:10 AM||3271 km||2033 miles||1766 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Sat 7:10 AM||3439 km||2137 miles||1857 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 7:10 AM||3445 km||2141 miles||1860 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Sat 3:10 AM||3463 km||2152 miles||1870 nm|| WNW|
|Seattle *||Sat 7:10 AM||3547 km||2204 miles||1915 nm|| NNE|
|Vancouver *||Sat 7:10 AM||3653 km||2270 miles||1973 nm|| NNE|
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