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 16:36:00 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: 46%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||155° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.44 meters/second, 1538.8 km/hour, 956.2 miles/hour or 830.9 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' 30.8"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 55.5"||955.97 mi||west||0° 06' 03.8"||6.95 mi||south||956.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 05.5"||764.13 mi||east||2° 49' 34.1"||194.35 mi||south||794.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kailua-Kona||Mon 6:36 AM||201 km||125 miles||109 nm|| N|
|Hilo||Mon 6:36 AM||227 km||141 miles||123 nm|| NNE|
|Wailuku||Mon 6:36 AM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm|| N|
|Honolulu||Mon 6:36 AM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| NNW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 6:36 AM||1772 km||1101 miles||957 nm|| S|
|Midway||Mon 5:36 AM||2472 km||1536 miles||1335 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Mon 4:36 AM||2975 km||1848 miles||1606 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 5:36 AM||3445 km||2140 miles||1860 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Tue 4:36 AM||3752 km||2331 miles||2026 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Tue 4:36 AM||3848 km||2391 miles||2078 nm|| WSW|
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