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, May 7, 2012 at 13:24:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 7, 2012 at 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.00 meters/second, 1490.4 km/hour, 926.1 miles/hour or 804.8 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' 21.9"||15.44 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 00.4"||925.83 mi||west||0° 02' 40.4"||3.07 mi||south||925.70 mi|
|24 hours||344° 53' 37.5"||973.45 mi||west||0° 19' 09.0"||21.96 mi||south||972.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva||Tue 1:24 AM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm|| N|
|Nadi||Tue 1:24 AM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| NNW|
|Lautoka||Tue 1:24 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 2:24 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm|| E|
|Pangai||Tue 2:24 AM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| ENE|
|Neiafu||Tue 2:24 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Tue 12:24 AM||1146 km||712 miles||619 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Mon 2:24 AM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm|| E|
|Noumea||Tue 12:24 AM||1256 km||781 miles||678 nm|| W|
|Apia||Tue 2:24 AM||1319 km||820 miles||712 nm|| NE|
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