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, March 17, 2012 at 20:12:00 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: 22%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 17, 2012 at 20:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.72 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 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' 29.8"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 49.8"||965.59 mi||west||0° 08' 51.6"||10.15 mi||north||965.99 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 11.8"||782.89 mi||east||3° 50' 36.2"||264.24 mi||north||832.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mata-Utu||Sun 8:12 AM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm|| NNW|
|Neiafu||Sun 9:12 AM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm|| SSE|
|Apia *||Sun 10:12 AM||458 km||285 miles||247 nm|| ENE|
|Pangai||Sun 9:12 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| SSE|
|Pago Pago||Sat 9:12 AM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm|| ENE|
|Nukualofa||Sun 9:12 AM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| S|
|Suva||Sun 8:12 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Sat 9:12 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| ESE|
|Lautoka||Sun 8:12 AM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| WSW|
|Nadi||Sun 8:12 AM||783 km||486 miles||423 nm|| WSW|
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