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 17:26:00 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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||179° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.56 meters/second, 1521.2 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.4 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"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.6"||945.02 mi||west||0° 03' 55.1"||4.49 mi||south||945.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 38.6"||759.38 mi||east||1° 59' 52.1"||137.42 mi||south||776.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Sun 6:26 AM||968 km||602 miles||523 nm|| NNE|
|Wake Island||Mon 5:26 AM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Mon 5:26 AM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Mon 5:26 AM||2177 km||1352 miles||1175 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 5:26 AM||2191 km||1361 miles||1183 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Sun 7:26 AM||2285 km||1420 miles||1234 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Mon 5:26 AM||2675 km||1662 miles||1444 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Mon 4:26 AM||2779 km||1727 miles||1500 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Mon 5:26 AM||3128 km||1943 miles||1689 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Mon 7:26 AM||3138 km||1950 miles||1694 nm|| SE|
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