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 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: 26%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||175° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.02 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.3 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' 01.3"||986.44 mi||west||0° 10' 08.10"||11.63 mi||south||986.79 mi|
|24 hours||348° 21' 27.5"||791.13 mi||west||4° 20' 19.7"||298.20 mi||south||850.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Thu 8:10 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 8:10 AM||1073 km||666 miles||579 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 8:10 AM||1331 km||827 miles||718 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Wed 8:10 AM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Thu 8:10 AM||1569 km||975 miles||847 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Thu 7:10 AM||1947 km||1210 miles||1051 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Wed 9:10 AM||2068 km||1285 miles||1117 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Thu 8:10 AM||2177 km||1353 miles||1176 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Thu 9:10 AM||2675 km||1662 miles||1444 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Thu 7:10 AM||2819 km||1752 miles||1522 nm|| SW|
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