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 Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 13:46:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||168° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.49 meters/second, 1524.6 km/hour, 947.3 miles/hour or 823.2 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' 31.3"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.8"||947.08 mi||west||0° 03' 58.7"||4.56 mi||north||946.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 01.2"||754.50 mi||east||1° 10' 01.9"||80.30 mi||north||756.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 1:46 AM||176 km||109 miles||95 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Thu 1:46 AM||1399 km||870 miles||756 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Wed 2:46 AM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| NE|
|Palikir||Thu 12:46 AM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 1:46 AM||2062 km||1282 miles||1114 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Thu 1:46 AM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Wed 11:46 PM||2599 km||1615 miles||1403 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 1:46 AM||2703 km||1680 miles||1460 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Thu 1:46 AM||3320 km||2063 miles||1792 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Thu 12:46 AM||3326 km||2067 miles||1796 nm|| SSW|
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