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 19:44:00 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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||158° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.21 meters/second, 1541.6 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 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"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.8"||957.70 mi||west||0° 06' 20.6"||7.27 mi||south||958.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 41.5"||765.05 mi||east||2° 55' 57.7"||201.67 mi||south||796.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 7:44 AM||877 km||545 miles||474 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Tue 6:44 AM||1172 km||728 miles||633 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Tue 5:44 AM||1546 km||961 miles||835 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Tue 7:44 AM||1788 km||1111 miles||965 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Tue 7:44 AM||2196 km||1364 miles||1185 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Tue 7:44 AM||2380 km||1479 miles||1285 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Mon 8:44 AM||2733 km||1698 miles||1476 nm|| ENE|
|Tokyo||Tue 4:44 AM||2744 km||1705 miles||1482 nm|| NW|
|Melekeok||Tue 4:44 AM||2823 km||1754 miles||1524 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Tue 6:44 AM||2983 km||1854 miles||1611 nm|| S|
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