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 18:12:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 13, 2012 at 18:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.39 meters/second, 1545.8 km/hour, 960.5 miles/hour or 834.7 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"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 56.9"||960.38 mi||west||0° 08' 18.6"||9.52 mi||north||960.77 mi|
|24 hours||12° 02' 19.4"||798.38 mi||east||3° 38' 50.8"||250.79 mi||north||843.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Neiafu||Sat 7:12 AM||342 km||213 miles||185 nm|| SE|
|Mata-Utu||Sat 6:12 AM||360 km||224 miles||195 nm|| N|
|Pangai||Sat 7:12 AM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm|| SSE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 7:12 AM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm|| SSE|
|Apia||Sat 7:12 AM||577 km||358 miles||311 nm|| ENE|
|Suva||Sat 6:12 AM||582 km||362 miles||314 nm|| WSW|
|Pago Pago||Fri 7:12 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| ENE|
|Lautoka||Sat 6:12 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| W|
|Nadi||Sat 6:12 AM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 7:12 AM||736 km||457 miles||398 nm|| ESE|
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