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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 15:10:00 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||146° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.18 meters/second, 1519.9 km/hour, 944.4 miles/hour or 820.7 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' 30.7"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.0"||944.16 mi||west||0° 03' 42.0"||4.24 mi||south||944.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 59.1"||759.07 mi||east||1° 54' 48.5"||131.62 mi||south||774.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sun 5:10 AM||1161 km||721 miles||627 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Mon 5:10 AM||2298 km||1428 miles||1241 nm|| SSW|
|San Francisco *||Sun 8:10 AM||3080 km||1914 miles||1663 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 8:10 AM||3225 km||2004 miles||1741 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Sun 4:10 AM||3231 km||2008 miles||1745 nm|| WNW|
|Las Vegas *||Sun 8:10 AM||3573 km||2220 miles||1929 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Sun 8:10 AM||3748 km||2329 miles||2024 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 8:10 AM||3758 km||2335 miles||2029 nm|| ENE|
|Seattle *||Sun 8:10 AM||3788 km||2354 miles||2045 nm|| NNE|
|Vancouver *||Sun 8:10 AM||3885 km||2414 miles||2098 nm|| NNE|
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