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 Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 16:26:00 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.75 meters/second, 1518.3 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 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' 30.9"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.4"||943.19 mi||west||0° 03' 08.4"||3.60 mi||south||943.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 14.6"||749.70 mi||east||1° 40' 43.7"||115.48 mi||south||762.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 4:26 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| ESE|
|Majuro||Sun 4:26 AM||1605 km||998 miles||867 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Sun 3:26 AM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Sat 5:26 AM||2050 km||1274 miles||1107 nm|| ENE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 2:26 AM||2223 km||1382 miles||1201 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Sun 4:26 AM||2265 km||1407 miles||1223 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Sun 4:26 AM||2297 km||1427 miles||1240 nm|| S|
|Tokyo||Sun 1:26 AM||2975 km||1849 miles||1606 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Sat 4:26 AM||3026 km||1880 miles||1634 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Sun 3:26 AM||3302 km||2052 miles||1783 nm|| S|
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