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, November 1, 2012 at 12:20:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.33 meters/second, 1513.2 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.1 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' 30.8"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||north||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.2"||939.99 mi||west||0° 01' 52.6"||2.15 mi||north||939.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 16.9"||754.81 mi||east||0° 18' 25.9"||21.14 mi||north||754.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lihue||Thu 2:20 AM||152 km||94 miles||82 nm|| N|
|Honolulu||Thu 2:20 AM||171 km||107 miles||93 nm|| ENE|
|Wailuku||Thu 2:20 AM||295 km||184 miles||159 nm|| E|
|Hilo||Thu 2:20 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| ESE|
|Midway||Thu 1:20 AM||2013 km||1251 miles||1087 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:20 AM||2084 km||1295 miles||1125 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Thu 12:20 AM||2930 km||1821 miles||1582 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Fri 12:20 AM||3507 km||2179 miles||1894 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 12:20 AM||3559 km||2212 miles||1922 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:20 AM||3562 km||2213 miles||1923 nm|| SSW|
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