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 18:46:00 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 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||160° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.80 meters/second, 1522.1 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.9 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' 47.0"||945.54 mi||west||0° 04' 02.7"||4.64 mi||south||945.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 26.3"||759.57 mi||east||2° 02' 49.7"||140.81 mi||south||777.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Mon 6:46 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Mon 5:46 AM||1440 km||895 miles||778 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Mon 6:46 AM||1773 km||1102 miles||957 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 4:46 AM||1856 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Mon 6:46 AM||2326 km||1446 miles||1256 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Sun 7:46 AM||2399 km||1490 miles||1295 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Mon 6:46 AM||2408 km||1496 miles||1300 nm|| SE|
|Tokyo||Mon 3:46 AM||2736 km||1700 miles||1477 nm|| NW|
|Melekeok||Mon 3:46 AM||3142 km||1952 miles||1696 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Mon 5:46 AM||3219 km||2000 miles||1738 nm|| S|
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