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 17:16:00 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: 65%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||170° 60' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.59 meters/second, 1510.5 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 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' 01.5"||0.03 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.7"||938.34 mi||west||0° 01' 34.4"||1.81 mi||south||938.43 mi|
|24 hours||348° 17' 33.7"||757.09 mi||west||1° 04' 41.1"||74.17 mi||south||763.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 5:16 AM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Sat 6:16 AM||1434 km||891 miles||774 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Sun 5:16 AM||1514 km||941 miles||817 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Sun 4:16 AM||2069 km||1285 miles||1117 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Sun 5:16 AM||2158 km||1341 miles||1165 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sun 5:16 AM||2404 km||1494 miles||1298 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Sat 5:16 AM||2659 km||1652 miles||1436 nm|| SSE|
|Hagåtña||Sun 3:16 AM||2904 km||1804 miles||1568 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Sat 7:16 AM||3232 km||2008 miles||1745 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Sun 5:16 AM||3368 km||2093 miles||1819 nm|| SSE|
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