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 Friday, April 6, 2012 at 12:28:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 6, 2012 at 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.30 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 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' 26.6"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 12.8"||0.25 mi||south||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 36.0"||987.01 mi||west||0° 12' 51.8"||14.74 mi||south||986.83 mi|
|24 hours||346° 21' 08.0"||932.65 mi||west||4° 50' 34.3"||332.90 mi||south||983.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Fri 11:28 PM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Sat 12:28 AM||936 km||582 miles||506 nm|| N|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:28 PM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:28 AM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm|| E|
|Tarawa||Sat 12:28 AM||1275 km||792 miles||688 nm|| NNE|
|Suva||Sat 12:28 AM||1523 km||946 miles||822 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Sat 12:28 AM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| NNE|
|Baker Island||Fri 12:28 AM||2001 km||1243 miles||1080 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Fri 11:28 PM||2062 km||1281 miles||1113 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:28 AM||2256 km||1402 miles||1218 nm|| SE|
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