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 21:28:00 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: 25%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 21:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.34 meters/second, 1588.8 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.9 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"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||south||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.8"||987.15 mi||west||0° 10' 14.1"||11.72 mi||south||987.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 57.8"||792.18 mi||east||4° 22' 07.3"||300.25 mi||south||851.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Thu 8:28 AM||440 km||273 miles||237 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Thu 8:28 AM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm|| SSE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 7:28 AM||1325 km||823 miles||715 nm|| WNW|
|Wake Island||Thu 9:28 AM||1449 km||901 miles||783 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Thu 9:28 AM||1654 km||1028 miles||893 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Thu 9:28 AM||1681 km||1045 miles||908 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Thu 9:28 AM||2081 km||1293 miles||1124 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Thu 8:28 AM||2245 km||1395 miles||1212 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Thu 6:28 AM||2279 km||1416 miles||1230 nm|| SW|
|Melekeok||Thu 6:28 AM||2435 km||1513 miles||1315 nm|| W|
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