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 20:10:00 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: 35%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||163° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.71 meters/second, 1565.0 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 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"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.1"||972.28 mi||west||0° 08' 24.0"||9.63 mi||south||972.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 26.3"||775.18 mi||east||3° 42' 20.5"||254.75 mi||south||821.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Wed 8:10 AM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm|| NNE|
|Palikir||Wed 7:10 AM||1045 km||650 miles||565 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Wed 8:10 AM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Wed 8:10 AM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Wed 8:10 AM||1763 km||1095 miles||952 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 6:10 AM||2067 km||1284 miles||1116 nm|| W|
|Midway||Tue 9:10 AM||2462 km||1530 miles||1329 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Tue 8:10 AM||2682 km||1667 miles||1448 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Wed 7:10 AM||2683 km||1667 miles||1449 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Wed 8:10 AM||3059 km||1901 miles||1652 nm|| SE|
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