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 19:10:00 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||166° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.07 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 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"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||south||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.6"||957.38 mi||west||0° 06' 17.6"||7.21 mi||south||957.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 45.6"||764.88 mi||east||2° 54' 48.7"||200.35 mi||south||796.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 7:10 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm|| N|
|Majuro||Tue 7:10 AM||1248 km||775 miles||674 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Tue 6:10 AM||1504 km||935 miles||812 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Tue 7:10 AM||1911 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Tue 7:10 AM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| S|
|Midway||Mon 8:10 AM||2005 km||1246 miles||1083 nm|| NE|
|Hagåtña||Tue 5:10 AM||2405 km||1494 miles||1298 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Mon 7:10 AM||2656 km||1650 miles||1434 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Tue 6:10 AM||3079 km||1913 miles||1662 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Tue 7:10 AM||3192 km||1984 miles||1724 nm|| SSE|
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