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 18:36:00 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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||175° 00' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.93 meters/second, 1540.6 km/hour, 957.3 miles/hour or 831.8 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' 30.8"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||south||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.3"||957.07 mi||west||0° 06' 14.5"||7.16 mi||south||957.37 mi|
|24 hours||348° 24' 10.1"||764.71 mi||west||2° 53' 39.6"||199.03 mi||south||795.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 6:36 AM||902 km||560 miles||487 nm|| WNW|
|Majuro||Tue 6:36 AM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Mon 7:36 AM||1408 km||875 miles||761 nm|| NNE|
|Tarawa||Tue 6:36 AM||1806 km||1122 miles||975 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Mon 6:36 AM||2141 km||1331 miles||1156 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Tue 5:36 AM||2179 km||1354 miles||1176 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Tue 6:36 AM||2195 km||1364 miles||1185 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Mon 8:36 AM||2875 km||1786 miles||1552 nm|| ENE|
|Funafuti||Tue 6:36 AM||2928 km||1819 miles||1581 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Tue 4:36 AM||3274 km||2035 miles||1768 nm|| W|
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