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, April 7, 2012 at 13:48:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||162° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.64 meters/second, 1557.5 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 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' 25.0"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 00.9"||967.60 mi||west||0° 10' 58.7"||12.58 mi||south||967.29 mi|
|24 hours||14° 15' 21.4"||956.80 mi||east||3° 53' 24.2"||267.50 mi||south||984.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Sun 12:48 AM||572 km||356 miles||309 nm|| NNW|
|Port Vila||Sun 12:48 AM||757 km||471 miles||409 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Sun 12:48 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Sun 1:48 AM||1574 km||978 miles||850 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 11:48 PM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Sun 1:48 AM||1776 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| ESE|
|Brisbane||Sat 11:48 PM||1776 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Sat 11:48 PM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 1:48 AM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Sun 1:48 AM||2072 km||1287 miles||1119 nm|| NE|
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