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 Friday, May 11, 2012 at 17:32:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 11, 2012 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 60' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.90 meters/second, 1565.6 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.4 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"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||north||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 29.3"||972.74 mi||west||0° 09' 41.6"||11.11 mi||north||973.14 mi|
|24 hours||348° 11' 24.3"||792.78 mi||west||4° 06' 46.0"||282.72 mi||north||847.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka||Sat 5:32 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| SSE|
|Nadi||Sat 5:32 AM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| SSE|
|Suva||Sat 5:32 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:32 AM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Sat 4:32 AM||831 km||516 miles||449 nm|| WSW|
|Noumea||Sat 4:32 AM||1290 km||801 miles||696 nm|| SW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 6:32 AM||1301 km||808 miles||702 nm|| SE|
|Apia||Sat 6:32 AM||1425 km||885 miles||769 nm|| E|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:32 AM||1581 km||982 miles||853 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Fri 6:32 AM||1699 km||1056 miles||917 nm|| ESE|
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