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 Thursday, October 11, 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: 17%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 21:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||168° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.14 meters/second, 1606.1 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.2 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' 30.7"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.2"||997.92 mi||west||0° 11' 35.5"||13.28 mi||south||998.19 mi|
|24 hours||348° 08' 43.9"||815.23 mi||west||4° 49' 16.0"||331.29 mi||south||882.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Fri 9:28 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Fri 9:28 AM||751 km||467 miles||406 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Fri 9:28 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Fri 8:28 AM||1114 km||692 miles||601 nm|| W|
|Wake Island||Fri 9:28 AM||1456 km||904 miles||786 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Thu 9:28 AM||1827 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Fri 8:28 AM||1958 km||1217 miles||1057 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 9:28 AM||2036 km||1265 miles||1099 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Fri 8:28 AM||2649 km||1646 miles||1430 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Fri 7:28 AM||2693 km||1674 miles||1454 nm|| WNW|
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