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 14:46:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 40' ||North|
|Longitude: ||165° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.11 meters/second, 1512.4 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.6 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"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.8"||939.51 mi||west||0° 01' 38.6"||1.89 mi||north||939.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 31.5"||754.72 mi||east||0° 12' 46.7"||14.65 mi||north||754.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Fri 2:46 AM||205 km||127 miles||111 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Fri 2:46 AM||1623 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Fri 1:46 AM||1708 km||1062 miles||922 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Thu 3:46 AM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Fri 2:46 AM||2287 km||1421 miles||1235 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Fri 12:46 AM||2331 km||1448 miles||1259 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Fri 2:46 AM||2352 km||1462 miles||1270 nm|| S|
|Tokyo||Thu 11:46 PM||3005 km||1867 miles||1622 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Thu 2:46 AM||3007 km||1868 miles||1623 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Fri 1:46 AM||3382 km||2102 miles||1826 nm|| S|
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