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 Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 22:34:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 22:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||157° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.42 meters/second, 1610.7 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.7 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' 32.6"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 40.3"||1000.83 mi||west||0° 11' 41.1"||13.38 mi||north||1001.09 mi|
|24 hours||10° 45' 37.8"||740.46 mi||east||4° 43' 01.7"||324.14 mi||north||810.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:34 PM||857 km||533 miles||463 nm|| N|
|Papeete||Tue 12:34 PM||1531 km||951 miles||827 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:34 AM||1599 km||994 miles||863 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 12:34 PM||1721 km||1070 miles||929 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Wed 12:34 PM||1826 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Tue 11:34 AM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:34 AM||2249 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 11:34 AM||2575 km||1600 miles||1390 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:34 AM||2624 km||1631 miles||1417 nm|| W|
|Suva||Wed 10:34 AM||2978 km||1850 miles||1608 nm|| WSW|
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