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 13, 2012 at 17:32:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 13, 2012 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||166° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.16 meters/second, 1545.0 km/hour, 960.0 miles/hour or 834.2 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' 28.8"||16.00 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.00 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 53.6"||959.86 mi||west||0° 08' 15.4"||9.46 mi||north||960.25 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 37.1"||799.43 mi||east||3° 37' 46.8"||249.57 mi||north||844.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Fri 6:32 AM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| SW|
|Pago Pago||Fri 6:32 AM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm|| WNW|
|Apia||Sat 6:32 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm|| WNW|
|Neiafu||Sat 6:32 AM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm|| WSW|
|Pangai||Sat 6:32 AM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 7:32 AM||888 km||552 miles||480 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:32 AM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 6:32 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| WSW|
|Suva||Sat 5:32 AM||1589 km||987 miles||858 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:32 AM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm|| WNW|
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