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 16:26:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||165° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.39 meters/second, 1520.6 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 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"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.2"||944.64 mi||west||0° 03' 49.3"||4.38 mi||south||944.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 47.7"||759.24 mi||east||1° 57' 38.3"||134.86 mi||south||775.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sun 6:26 AM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Sun 5:26 AM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 6:26 AM||2161 km||1343 miles||1167 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Sun 4:26 AM||2493 km||1549 miles||1346 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Mon 4:26 AM||2907 km||1806 miles||1570 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Mon 4:26 AM||2951 km||1834 miles||1593 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Mon 4:26 AM||3125 km||1942 miles||1688 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Mon 5:26 AM||3293 km||2046 miles||1778 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Mon 4:26 AM||3568 km||2217 miles||1926 nm|| SSW|
|Adak *||Sun 7:26 AM||3695 km||2296 miles||1995 nm|| NNW|
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