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 16, 2012 at 22:48:00 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: 17%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, April 16, 2012 at 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.48 meters/second, 1618.1 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.7 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' 33.5"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 38.8"||1005.46 mi||west||0° 11' 22.0"||13.02 mi||north||1005.64 mi|
|24 hours||10° 25' 51.4"||720.29 mi||east||4° 32' 53.2"||312.52 mi||north||786.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Tue 8:48 AM||564 km||350 miles||305 nm|| SW|
|Arawa||Tue 8:48 AM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Tue 8:48 AM||781 km||485 miles||421 nm|| SSW|
|Jayapura||Tue 7:48 AM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| W|
|Honiara||Tue 9:48 AM||1206 km||749 miles||651 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Tue 9:48 AM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm|| NE|
|Cairns||Tue 8:48 AM||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Tue 10:48 AM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| E|
|Manokwari||Tue 7:48 AM||1889 km||1174 miles||1020 nm|| W|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 8:48 AM||1987 km||1234 miles||1073 nm|| NNW|
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