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 17:46:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.52 meters/second, 1535.5 km/hour, 954.1 miles/hour or 829.1 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' 31.2"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 05.4"||0.10 mi||south||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.1"||953.91 mi||west||0° 05' 26.1"||6.23 mi||south||954.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 35.1"||748.43 mi||east||2° 33' 38.3"||176.10 mi||south||773.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Mon 5:46 AM||1060 km||659 miles||573 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Mon 4:46 AM||1269 km||789 miles||685 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 3:46 AM||1380 km||857 miles||745 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Mon 5:46 AM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Mon 5:46 AM||2366 km||1470 miles||1278 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Mon 2:46 AM||2535 km||1575 miles||1369 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Mon 2:46 AM||2550 km||1585 miles||1377 nm|| NW|
|Tarawa||Mon 5:46 AM||2584 km||1606 miles||1395 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Mon 2:46 AM||2667 km||1657 miles||1440 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Sun 6:46 AM||2869 km||1783 miles||1549 nm|| ENE|
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