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, May 2, 2010 at 15:00:00 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: 82%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||24° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||172° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 407.72 meters/second, 1467.8 km/hour, 912.0 miles/hour or 792.5 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' 28.1"||15.20 mi||west||0° 00' 03.3"||0.06 mi||north||15.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 13.8"||911.72 mi||west||0° 03' 25.0"||3.92 mi||north||911.94 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 50.4"||780.15 mi||east||1° 54' 36.1"||131.45 mi||north||796.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nukualofa||Mon 4:00 AM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm|| NW|
|Pangai||Mon 4:00 AM||532 km||330 miles||287 nm|| NNW|
|Neiafu||Mon 4:00 AM||648 km||402 miles||350 nm|| N|
|Alofi||Sun 4:00 AM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm|| NNE|
|Suva||Mon 3:00 AM||1142 km||710 miles||617 nm|| NW|
|Apia||Sun 4:00 AM||1175 km||730 miles||634 nm|| N|
|Rarotonga||Sun 5:00 AM||1384 km||860 miles||747 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Sun 4:00 AM||1672 km||1039 miles||903 nm|| N|
|Auckland||Mon 3:00 AM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Mon 3:00 AM||1951 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| NNW|
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