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 20:34:00 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: 35%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||158° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.82 meters/second, 1565.4 km/hour, 972.7 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' 31.1"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.2"||972.52 mi||west||0° 08' 25.9"||9.66 mi||south||972.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 27.5"||775.39 mi||east||3° 43' 02.7"||255.55 mi||south||822.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Wed 7:34 AM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Wed 8:34 AM||1060 km||659 miles||572 nm|| ENE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 6:34 AM||1441 km||895 miles||778 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Wed 8:34 AM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Wed 8:34 AM||1924 km||1195 miles||1039 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Wed 8:34 AM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Wed 7:34 AM||2650 km||1647 miles||1431 nm|| S|
|Melekeok||Wed 5:34 AM||2671 km||1660 miles||1442 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Wed 6:34 AM||2903 km||1804 miles||1568 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Tue 9:34 AM||2960 km||1839 miles||1598 nm|| NE|
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