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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 16:10:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||149° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.34 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.7 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' 30.8"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||south||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 55.4"||955.73 mi||west||0° 06' 01.5"||6.91 mi||south||956.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 09.1"||764.01 mi||east||2° 48' 40.7"||193.33 mi||south||793.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Mon 6:10 AM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Mon 6:10 AM||939 km||584 miles||507 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 6:10 AM||1958 km||1217 miles||1057 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Mon 5:10 AM||3052 km||1896 miles||1648 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco *||Mon 9:10 AM||3450 km||2144 miles||1863 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Mon 4:10 AM||3526 km||2191 miles||1904 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 9:10 AM||3599 km||2236 miles||1943 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 5:10 AM||3833 km||2382 miles||2070 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Mon 6:10 AM||3916 km||2433 miles||2114 nm|| S|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 9:10 AM||3946 km||2452 miles||2131 nm|| NE|
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