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 15:44:00 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 15:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||162° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.14 meters/second, 1534.1 km/hour, 953.3 miles/hour or 828.4 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"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 19.0"||953.01 mi||west||0° 08' 37.4"||9.88 mi||south||952.69 mi|
|24 hours||13° 39' 43.5"||901.78 mi||east||2° 53' 57.9"||199.44 mi||south||916.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Mon 5:44 AM||488 km||303 miles||264 nm|| SSE|
|Alofi||Mon 4:44 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm|| WSW|
|Pago Pago||Mon 4:44 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| WNW|
|Apia *||Tue 5:44 AM||1108 km||688 miles||598 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 4:44 AM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Mon 5:44 AM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm|| E|
|Nukualofa||Tue 4:44 AM||1434 km||891 miles||774 nm|| WSW|
|Suva||Tue 3:44 AM||2063 km||1282 miles||1114 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Tue 5:44 AM||2198 km||1366 miles||1187 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Tue 3:44 AM||2249 km||1398 miles||1214 nm|| WNW|
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