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 Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 20:28:00 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 60' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.97 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 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' 31.7"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||south||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 44.9"||995.30 mi||west||0° 10' 44.1"||12.30 mi||south||995.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 20.8"||780.22 mi||east||4° 30' 19.6"||309.61 mi||south||842.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Weno||Thu 6:28 AM||82 km||51 miles||44 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Thu 7:28 AM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| E|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 6:28 AM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm|| NW|
|Saipan||Thu 6:28 AM||1003 km||623 miles||542 nm|| NW|
|Jayapura||Thu 5:28 AM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| SW|
|Melekeok||Thu 5:28 AM||1845 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Thu 8:28 AM||1969 km||1223 miles||1063 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 6:28 AM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 8:28 AM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Thu 7:28 AM||2151 km||1336 miles||1161 nm|| SSE|
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