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 Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 17:36:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.49 meters/second, 1535.4 km/hour, 954.0 miles/hour or 829.0 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"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||south||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 20.8"||953.82 mi||west||0° 05' 25.2"||6.21 mi||south||954.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 38.5"||748.43 mi||east||2° 33' 18.5"||175.72 mi||south||773.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Mon 5:36 AM||807 km||501 miles||436 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Mon 4:36 AM||1264 km||785 miles||682 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Mon 3:36 AM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Mon 5:36 AM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Mon 5:36 AM||2254 km||1401 miles||1217 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Mon 5:36 AM||2410 km||1498 miles||1301 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Sun 6:36 AM||2643 km||1642 miles||1427 nm|| ENE|
|Tokyo||Mon 2:36 AM||2711 km||1684 miles||1464 nm|| NW|
|Melekeok||Mon 2:36 AM||2904 km||1804 miles||1568 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Mon 4:36 AM||3069 km||1907 miles||1657 nm|| S|
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