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 30, 2012 at 08:28:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, April 30, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.81 meters/second, 1594.1 km/hour, 990.5 miles/hour or 860.8 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' 30.7"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.6"||990.46 mi||west||0° 11' 13.9"||12.87 mi||south||990.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 46' 09.0"||803.25 mi||east||4° 44' 57.4"||326.39 mi||south||871.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Mon 7:28 PM||325 km||202 miles||176 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Mon 7:28 PM||327 km||203 miles||176 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 6:28 PM||1364 km||848 miles||737 nm|| WNW|
|Wake Island||Mon 8:28 PM||1543 km||958 miles||833 nm|| NE|
|Yaren||Mon 8:28 PM||1589 km||987 miles||858 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Mon 8:28 PM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| E|
|Tarawa||Mon 8:28 PM||2024 km||1257 miles||1093 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Mon 7:28 PM||2116 km||1315 miles||1142 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Mon 5:28 PM||2198 km||1366 miles||1187 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Mon 6:28 PM||2328 km||1447 miles||1257 nm|| SSW|
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