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 21:10:00 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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||149° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.98 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 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' 31.1"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.2"||972.89 mi||west||0° 08' 28.6"||9.72 mi||south||973.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 29.1"||775.71 mi||east||3° 44' 05.4"||256.75 mi||south||822.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Wed 7:10 AM||397 km||247 miles||215 nm|| WNW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 7:10 AM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm|| W|
|Palikir||Wed 8:10 AM||1269 km||789 miles||685 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Wed 6:10 AM||1778 km||1105 miles||960 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 9:10 AM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Wed 6:10 AM||2099 km||1304 miles||1133 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Wed 6:10 AM||2382 km||1480 miles||1286 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Wed 9:10 AM||2518 km||1565 miles||1360 nm|| ESE|
|Yokohama||Wed 6:10 AM||2528 km||1571 miles||1365 nm|| NNW|
|Yaren||Wed 9:10 AM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm|| SE|
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