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 19:22:00 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 19:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.44 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 00.7"||949.25 mi||west||0° 07' 25.2"||8.51 mi||north||949.63 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 14.5"||818.33 mi||east||3° 22' 55.8"||232.59 mi||north||858.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sat 9:22 AM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 9:22 AM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Sat 11:22 AM||1811 km||1126 miles||978 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Sat 8:22 AM||2505 km||1556 miles||1353 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 9:22 AM||2562 km||1592 miles||1383 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Sun 9:22 AM||2785 km||1731 miles||1504 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 8:22 AM||2888 km||1794 miles||1559 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 8:22 AM||3054 km||1898 miles||1649 nm|| W|
|Suva||Sun 7:22 AM||3739 km||2323 miles||2019 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Sat 2:22 PM||3884 km||2413 miles||2097 nm|| ESE|
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