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 Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 09:18:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||160° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.44 meters/second, 1592.8 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 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' 32.9"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 58.2"||989.62 mi||west||0° 09' 31.0"||10.90 mi||north||989.42 mi|
|24 hours||10° 53' 57.1"||741.36 mi||east||3° 33' 04.4"||244.13 mi||north||776.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sun 11:18 PM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Sat 11:18 PM||1222 km||759 miles||660 nm|| NNE|
|Baker Island||Sat 9:18 PM||2133 km||1325 miles||1152 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 10:18 PM||2515 km||1563 miles||1358 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Sat 10:18 PM||2657 km||1651 miles||1435 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Sun 11:18 PM||2980 km||1852 miles||1609 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 9:18 PM||3103 km||1928 miles||1676 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Sun 9:18 PM||3130 km||1945 miles||1690 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Sun 9:18 PM||3168 km||1968 miles||1710 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Sat 11:18 PM||3314 km||2059 miles||1789 nm|| SSE|
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