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 Tuesday, October 9, 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: 36%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||178° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.44 meters/second, 1564.0 km/hour, 971.8 miles/hour or 844.5 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' 31.0"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.9"||971.67 mi||west||0° 08' 19.1"||9.54 mi||south||972.02 mi|
|24 hours||348° 25' 35.7"||774.65 mi||west||3° 40' 34.9"||252.74 mi||south||820.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 7:10 AM||1142 km||709 miles||616 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Wed 7:10 AM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| WNW|
|Midway||Tue 8:10 AM||1565 km||972 miles||845 nm|| NNE|
|Tarawa||Wed 7:10 AM||1579 km||981 miles||852 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 7:10 AM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Wed 7:10 AM||2101 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Wed 6:10 AM||2368 km||1471 miles||1279 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 7:10 AM||2564 km||1593 miles||1384 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Tue 9:10 AM||2619 km||1628 miles||1414 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 8:10 AM||2893 km||1798 miles||1562 nm|| SSE|
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