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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 20:38:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 20:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.05 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 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' 28.8"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 53.7"||999.94 mi||west||0° 12' 39.6"||14.50 mi||south||999.93 mi|
|24 hours||12° 42' 33.6"||877.57 mi||east||4° 58' 57.9"||342.42 mi||south||938.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sun 10:38 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm|| NNW|
|Papeete||Sat 10:38 AM||1691 km||1051 miles||913 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Sun 9:38 AM||1842 km||1145 miles||995 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 10:38 AM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Sun 10:38 AM||2110 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Sat 9:38 AM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Sat 8:38 AM||2352 km||1462 miles||1270 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Sat 10:38 AM||2752 km||1710 miles||1486 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Sun 8:38 AM||2837 km||1763 miles||1532 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 9:38 AM||2880 km||1790 miles||1555 nm|| SW|
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