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 Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 10:28:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.03 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 29.3"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 13.2"||0.25 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 20.0"||1002.14 mi||west||0° 13' 11.3"||15.11 mi||south||1002.22 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 22.1"||866.16 mi||east||5° 16' 48.0"||362.82 mi||south||937.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Wed 8:28 PM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| SE|
|Lae||Wed 8:28 PM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Wed 8:28 PM||1049 km||652 miles||566 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Wed 9:28 PM||1151 km||715 miles||622 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Wed 7:28 PM||1199 km||745 miles||648 nm|| W|
|Honiara||Wed 9:28 PM||1337 km||831 miles||722 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Wed 10:28 PM||1731 km||1076 miles||935 nm|| E|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 8:28 PM||1753 km||1090 miles||947 nm|| NNW|
|Cairns||Wed 8:28 PM||1871 km||1163 miles||1010 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Wed 7:28 PM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm|| W|
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