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 19:54:00 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 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.26 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 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"||957.79 mi||west||0° 06' 21.5"||7.29 mi||south||958.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 40.1"||765.10 mi||east||2° 56' 18.0"||202.05 mi||south||796.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 7:54 AM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Tue 6:54 AM||1190 km||739 miles||643 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Tue 5:54 AM||1299 km||807 miles||702 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Tue 7:54 AM||1996 km||1240 miles||1078 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Tue 7:54 AM||2317 km||1440 miles||1251 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Tue 7:54 AM||2562 km||1592 miles||1383 nm|| SE|
|Yokohama||Tue 4:54 AM||2573 km||1599 miles||1389 nm|| NW|
|Melekeok||Tue 4:54 AM||2583 km||1605 miles||1395 nm|| WSW|
|Tokyo||Tue 4:54 AM||2590 km||1609 miles||1398 nm|| NW|
|Midway||Mon 8:54 AM||2958 km||1838 miles||1597 nm|| ENE|
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