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, February 12, 2012 at 12:38:00 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: 74%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 12, 2012 at 12:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||130° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.98 meters/second, 1569.5 km/hour, 975.3 miles/hour or 847.5 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' 27.5"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 34.7"||975.09 mi||west||0° 11' 14.4"||12.88 mi||south||974.81 mi|
|24 hours||13° 10' 58.7"||889.02 mi||east||4° 04' 58.6"||280.74 mi||south||924.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sun 4:38 AM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Sun 2:38 AM||2106 km||1309 miles||1137 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Sun 7:38 AM||2712 km||1685 miles||1464 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 2:38 AM||3240 km||2013 miles||1749 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 2:38 AM||3380 km||2100 miles||1825 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Sun 1:38 AM||4261 km||2648 miles||2301 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Mon 2:38 AM||4462 km||2772 miles||2409 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Sun 2:38 AM||4819 km||2995 miles||2602 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 1:38 AM||4826 km||2999 miles||2606 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Sun 6:38 AM||4963 km||3084 miles||2680 nm|| NE|
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