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 18:10:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||169° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.69 meters/second, 1521.7 km/hour, 945.5 miles/hour or 821.6 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"||0.08 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.8"||945.30 mi||west||0° 03' 59.2"||4.57 mi||south||945.51 mi|
|24 hours||348° 20' 28.1"||759.48 mi||west||2° 01' 29.9"||139.28 mi||south||776.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Mon 6:10 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Mon 6:10 AM||1398 km||869 miles||755 nm|| S|
|Midway||Sun 7:10 AM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| NE|
|Palikir||Mon 5:10 AM||1880 km||1168 miles||1015 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Mon 6:10 AM||2054 km||1277 miles||1109 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Mon 6:10 AM||2257 km||1402 miles||1219 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Sun 6:10 AM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Mon 4:10 AM||2740 km||1703 miles||1480 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Mon 6:10 AM||3292 km||2046 miles||1778 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Sun 8:10 AM||3389 km||2106 miles||1830 nm|| E|
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