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 15:36:00 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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.48 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 30.6"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 01.3"||0.03 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.7"||938.09 mi||west||0° 01' 24.7"||1.62 mi||south||938.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 31.8"||756.99 mi||east||1° 00' 48.1"||69.72 mi||south||762.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 5:36 AM||725 km||451 miles||392 nm|| E|
|Midway||Sat 4:36 AM||1508 km||937 miles||814 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 5:36 AM||2254 km||1400 miles||1217 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Sat 3:36 AM||2615 km||1625 miles||1412 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 3:36 AM||2986 km||1855 miles||1612 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Sun 3:36 AM||2995 km||1861 miles||1617 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Sun 3:36 AM||3230 km||2007 miles||1744 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 4:36 AM||3417 km||2123 miles||1845 nm|| SSW|
|Adak *||Sat 6:36 AM||3590 km||2231 miles||1938 nm|| NNW|
|Unalaska *||Sat 7:36 AM||3664 km||2277 miles||1979 nm|| N|
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