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 Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 13:44:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.20 meters/second, 1509.1 km/hour, 937.7 miles/hour or 814.9 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' 22.5"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||south||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 31.0"||937.46 mi||west||0° 06' 24.0"||7.34 mi||south||937.18 mi|
|24 hours||15° 07' 42.4"||986.55 mi||east||1° 50' 51.4"||127.11 mi||south||988.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Mon 12:44 AM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| ESE|
|Luganville||Mon 12:44 AM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Mon 12:44 AM||1039 km||646 miles||561 nm|| E|
|Brisbane||Sun 11:44 PM||1053 km||654 miles||568 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Mon 12:44 AM||1123 km||698 miles||606 nm|| N|
|Cairns||Sun 11:44 PM||1390 km||864 miles||751 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Sun 11:44 PM||1660 km||1032 miles||896 nm|| NW|
|Sydney||Sun 11:44 PM||1754 km||1090 miles||947 nm|| SSW|
|Canberra||Sun 11:44 PM||1983 km||1232 miles||1071 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Mon 1:44 AM||2089 km||1298 miles||1128 nm|| E|
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