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 Monday, April 9, 2012 at 15:10:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, April 9, 2012 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||171° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.35 meters/second, 1498.9 km/hour, 931.3 miles/hour or 809.3 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' 23.0"||15.52 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 02.7"||931.09 mi||west||0° 04' 33.0"||5.22 mi||south||930.87 mi|
|24 hours||345° 14' 55.7"||954.83 mi||west||1° 06' 19.6"||76.06 mi||south||954.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Tue 2:10 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| NW|
|Noumea||Tue 2:10 AM||566 km||351 miles||305 nm|| WSW|
|Nadi||Tue 3:10 AM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| ENE|
|Lautoka||Tue 3:10 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| ENE|
|Suva||Tue 3:10 AM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm|| ENE|
|Kingston||Tue 2:40 AM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| SSW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 4:10 AM||1371 km||852 miles||740 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Tue 3:10 AM||1572 km||977 miles||849 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Tue 2:10 AM||1765 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| NW|
|Auckland||Tue 3:10 AM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| S|
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