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 19:34:00 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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||172° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.55 meters/second, 1564.4 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.7 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' 31.1"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.9"||971.91 mi||west||0° 08' 21.1"||9.57 mi||south||972.26 mi|
|24 hours||348° 25' 34.9"||774.86 mi||west||3° 41' 17.1"||253.54 mi||south||820.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Wed 7:34 AM||817 km||507 miles||441 nm|| NW|
|Majuro||Wed 7:34 AM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Wed 7:34 AM||1458 km||906 miles||787 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Wed 7:34 AM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Wed 6:34 AM||1789 km||1111 miles||966 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Tue 8:34 AM||1831 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| NNE|
|Baker Island||Tue 7:34 AM||1997 km||1241 miles||1079 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Wed 7:34 AM||2659 km||1652 miles||1436 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Wed 6:34 AM||3000 km||1864 miles||1620 nm|| SSW|
|Hagåtña||Wed 5:34 AM||3006 km||1868 miles||1623 nm|| W|
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