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 15:36:00 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.25 meters/second, 1520.1 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 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' 30.8"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.1"||944.32 mi||west||0° 03' 44.5"||4.29 mi||south||944.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 55.3"||759.13 mi||east||1° 55' 46.6"||132.73 mi||south||775.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Sun 5:36 AM||207 km||129 miles||112 nm|| W|
|Wailuku||Sun 5:36 AM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Sun 5:36 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 5:36 AM||2042 km||1269 miles||1103 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Sun 4:36 AM||2630 km||1634 miles||1420 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Sun 3:36 AM||3349 km||2081 miles||1809 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Sun 8:36 AM||3566 km||2216 miles||1926 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 8:36 AM||3777 km||2347 miles||2039 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Mon 4:36 AM||3794 km||2357 miles||2048 nm|| SSW|
|Unalaska *||Sun 7:36 AM||3948 km||2453 miles||2132 nm|| NNW|
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