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 19:50:00 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 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||157° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.24 meters/second, 1541.7 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' 56.9"||957.75 mi||west||0° 06' 21.1"||7.28 mi||south||958.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 40.7"||765.08 mi||east||2° 56' 09.9"||201.90 mi||south||796.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 7:50 AM||1028 km||638 miles||555 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Tue 6:50 AM||1176 km||731 miles||635 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Tue 5:50 AM||1398 km||868 miles||755 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Tue 7:50 AM||1911 km||1187 miles||1032 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Tue 7:50 AM||2266 km||1408 miles||1223 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Tue 7:50 AM||2487 km||1546 miles||1343 nm|| SE|
|Yokohama||Tue 4:50 AM||2634 km||1637 miles||1422 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Tue 4:50 AM||2650 km||1647 miles||1431 nm|| NW|
|Melekeok||Tue 4:50 AM||2678 km||1664 miles||1446 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Mon 8:50 AM||2867 km||1782 miles||1548 nm|| ENE|
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