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 Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 19:28:00 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: 26%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||174° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.85 meters/second, 1587.1 km/hour, 986.2 miles/hour or 856.9 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' 30.9"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.6"||986.06 mi||west||0° 10' 06.2"||11.57 mi||south||986.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 19.2"||790.57 mi||east||4° 19' 21.1"||297.08 mi||south||849.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Wed 7:28 AM||1208 km||751 miles||653 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Thu 7:28 AM||1637 km||1017 miles||884 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 7:28 AM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Wed 8:28 AM||1939 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| N|
|Honolulu||Wed 9:28 AM||2108 km||1310 miles||1138 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Thu 9:28 AM||2136 km||1327 miles||1153 nm|| ESE|
|Wake Island||Thu 7:28 AM||2235 km||1389 miles||1207 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Thu 7:28 AM||2263 km||1406 miles||1222 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 8:28 AM||2271 km||1411 miles||1226 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Thu 7:28 AM||2425 km||1507 miles||1309 nm|| WSW|
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