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 Monday, February 13, 2012 at 15:10:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 13, 2012 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.34 meters/second, 1534.8 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.7 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' 26.3"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 20.6"||953.47 mi||west||0° 08' 41.2"||9.96 mi||south||953.15 mi|
|24 hours||13° 39' 11.7"||901.60 mi||east||2° 55' 37.9"||201.35 mi||south||916.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Mon 5:10 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| E|
|Rarotonga||Mon 5:10 AM||749 km||465 miles||404 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Mon 4:10 AM||1700 km||1056 miles||918 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Tue 5:10 AM||1950 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Tue 4:10 AM||2069 km||1285 miles||1117 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 5:10 AM||2157 km||1340 miles||1165 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Tue 4:10 AM||2272 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Mon 7:10 AM||2614 km||1624 miles||1411 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Tue 3:10 AM||2929 km||1820 miles||1582 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Tue 3:10 AM||3068 km||1906 miles||1656 nm|| WNW|
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