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 18:34:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 40' ||North|
|Longitude: ||163° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.76 meters/second, 1521.9 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 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' 30.7"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.9"||945.46 mi||west||0° 04' 01.4"||4.62 mi||south||945.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 28.1"||759.54 mi||east||2° 02' 23.1"||140.30 mi||south||776.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Mon 6:34 AM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Mon 5:34 AM||1538 km||956 miles||830 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Mon 6:34 AM||1597 km||992 miles||862 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Sun 7:34 AM||2131 km||1324 miles||1151 nm|| ENE|
|Hagåtña||Mon 4:34 AM||2147 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Mon 6:34 AM||2252 km||1399 miles||1216 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Mon 6:34 AM||2260 km||1404 miles||1220 nm|| S|
|Tokyo||Mon 3:34 AM||2956 km||1837 miles||1596 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Sun 6:34 AM||3041 km||1890 miles||1642 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Mon 5:34 AM||3246 km||2017 miles||1753 nm|| S|
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