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 Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 18:02:00 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 18:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||126° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.99 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.4 miles/hour or 824.2 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' 27.9"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 55.2"||948.25 mi||west||0° 07' 17.2"||8.35 mi||north||948.63 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 29.6"||820.01 mi||east||3° 20' 09.5"||229.42 mi||north||858.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 10:02 AM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| SSW|
|Gambier Islands||Sat 9:02 AM||977 km||607 miles||528 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 1:02 PM||2025 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Sat 8:02 AM||2405 km||1494 miles||1299 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sat 8:02 AM||3452 km||2145 miles||1864 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 8:02 AM||4034 km||2506 miles||2178 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Sat 7:02 AM||4526 km||2812 miles||2444 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 8:02 AM||4818 km||2994 miles||2602 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 7:02 AM||5051 km||3138 miles||2727 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Sat 12:02 PM||5186 km||3223 miles||2800 nm|| NE|
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