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 21:38:00 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 21:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||165° 48' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.16 meters/second, 1606.2 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.3 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' 30.6"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 39.9"||997.98 mi||west||0° 11' 36.1"||13.29 mi||south||998.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 23.0"||815.41 mi||east||4° 49' 24.7"||331.45 mi||south||882.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Fri 9:38 AM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Fri 9:38 AM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Fri 8:38 AM||847 km||527 miles||458 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Fri 9:38 AM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| ESE|
|Wake Island||Fri 9:38 AM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm|| N|
|Honiara||Fri 8:38 AM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 9:38 AM||2078 km||1291 miles||1122 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Fri 9:38 AM||2205 km||1370 miles||1191 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Fri 7:38 AM||2443 km||1518 miles||1319 nm|| WNW|
|Port Vila||Fri 8:38 AM||2660 km||1653 miles||1436 nm|| S|
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