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 13:10:00 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 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.25 meters/second, 1512.9 km/hour, 940.1 miles/hour or 816.9 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' 55.6"||939.82 mi||west||0° 01' 47.9"||2.06 mi||north||939.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 22.4"||754.78 mi||east||0° 16' 29.7"||18.92 mi||north||754.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Thu 2:10 AM||1034 km||643 miles||559 nm|| NW|
|Honolulu||Thu 3:10 AM||1412 km||877 miles||762 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Fri 1:10 AM||2299 km||1429 miles||1241 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Thu 1:10 AM||2327 km||1446 miles||1256 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 1:10 AM||2394 km||1488 miles||1293 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 3:10 AM||2578 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Fri 1:10 AM||2718 km||1689 miles||1467 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 2:10 AM||3318 km||2062 miles||1791 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Fri 1:10 AM||3324 km||2065 miles||1795 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 1:10 AM||3383 km||2102 miles||1827 nm|| SSW|
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