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 20:28:00 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 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.79 meters/second, 1565.3 km/hour, 972.6 miles/hour or 845.2 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"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.0"||972.46 mi||west||0° 08' 25.3"||9.65 mi||south||972.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 27.2"||775.34 mi||east||3° 42' 52.2"||255.35 mi||south||821.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Wed 7:28 AM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Wed 8:28 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Wed 8:28 AM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| ESE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 6:28 AM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Wed 8:28 AM||1849 km||1149 miles||999 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Wed 8:28 AM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Wed 7:28 AM||2644 km||1643 miles||1427 nm|| S|
|Melekeok||Wed 5:28 AM||2824 km||1755 miles||1525 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Tue 9:28 AM||2832 km||1759 miles||1529 nm|| NE|
|Port Moresby||Wed 6:28 AM||2975 km||1848 miles||1606 nm|| SSW|
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