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 Friday, October 12, 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 22:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||165° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.29 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 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' 29.8"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 12.4"||0.24 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 55.3"||1002.74 mi||west||0° 12' 28.4"||14.29 mi||south||1002.88 mi|
|24 hours||12° 13' 59.7"||846.06 mi||east||5° 02' 51.4"||346.84 mi||south||914.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Sat 10:28 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Sat 10:28 AM||828 km||514 miles||447 nm|| E|
|Majuro||Sat 10:28 AM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm|| NE|
|Palikir||Sat 9:28 AM||1037 km||645 miles||560 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Sat 9:28 AM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 10:28 AM||1856 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Fri 10:28 AM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Sat 10:28 AM||2005 km||1246 miles||1083 nm|| N|
|Port Vila||Sat 9:28 AM||2114 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| S|
|Port Moresby||Sat 8:28 AM||2353 km||1462 miles||1271 nm|| WSW|
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