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 18:06:00 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 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||158° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.65 meters/second, 1510.7 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 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"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 01.6"||0.03 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.6"||938.48 mi||west||0° 01' 39.3"||1.90 mi||south||938.56 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 23.0"||757.14 mi||east||1° 06' 37.5"||76.39 mi||south||763.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 6:06 AM||828 km||514 miles||447 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Sun 5:06 AM||1539 km||956 miles||831 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Sun 4:06 AM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Sun 6:06 AM||2010 km||1249 miles||1085 nm|| SE|
|Yokohama||Sun 3:06 AM||2483 km||1543 miles||1341 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Sun 3:06 AM||2496 km||1551 miles||1348 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Sun 6:06 AM||2517 km||1564 miles||1359 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Sat 7:06 AM||2535 km||1575 miles||1369 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Sun 6:06 AM||2636 km||1638 miles||1423 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Sun 3:06 AM||2999 km||1863 miles||1619 nm|| WSW|
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