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 22:28:00 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: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 22:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.29 meters/second, 1606.6 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 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"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 38.8"||998.26 mi||west||0° 11' 38.4"||13.33 mi||south||998.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 58.6"||816.34 mi||east||4° 50' 07.6"||332.27 mi||south||883.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Fri 9:28 AM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm|| ENE|
|Kolonia||Fri 9:28 AM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm|| ENE|
|Hagåtña||Fri 8:28 AM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Fri 10:28 AM||1638 km||1018 miles||884 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Fri 7:28 AM||1727 km||1073 miles||933 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Fri 9:28 AM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| SSE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 8:28 AM||1858 km||1154 miles||1003 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 10:28 AM||1939 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Fri 10:28 AM||2030 km||1261 miles||1096 nm|| NE|
|Melekeok||Fri 7:28 AM||2115 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| W|
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