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 17:36:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||177° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.59 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.5 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' 46.7"||945.08 mi||west||0° 03' 56.0"||4.51 mi||south||945.29 mi|
|24 hours||348° 20' 22.8"||759.40 mi||west||2° 00' 14.2"||137.84 mi||south||776.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Sun 6:36 AM||1057 km||657 miles||571 nm|| NNE|
|Wake Island||Mon 5:36 AM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Mon 5:36 AM||1567 km||974 miles||846 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Mon 5:36 AM||2094 km||1301 miles||1131 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 5:36 AM||2247 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Sun 7:36 AM||2536 km||1576 miles||1369 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Mon 5:36 AM||2540 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Mon 4:36 AM||2557 km||1589 miles||1381 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Mon 5:36 AM||3128 km||1943 miles||1689 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Mon 7:36 AM||3345 km||2079 miles||1806 nm|| ESE|
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