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 14, 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: 32%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 14, 2012 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.33 meters/second, 1621.2 km/hour, 1007.4 miles/hour or 875.4 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' 33.8"||16.79 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 50.4"||1007.36 mi||west||0° 11' 23.6"||13.05 mi||north||1007.46 mi|
|24 hours||10° 22' 24.7"||717.51 mi||east||4° 30' 15.5"||309.51 mi||north||781.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Tue 7:32 AM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Mon 7:32 AM||1853 km||1151 miles||1000 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Tue 6:32 AM||2390 km||1485 miles||1290 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 7:32 AM||2429 km||1509 miles||1311 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Mon 7:32 AM||2554 km||1587 miles||1379 nm|| NNW|
|Apia||Tue 6:32 AM||2663 km||1654 miles||1438 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 5:32 AM||2795 km||1737 miles||1509 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Mon 6:32 AM||2851 km||1771 miles||1539 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Tue 5:32 AM||3366 km||2091 miles||1817 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 6:32 AM||3421 km||2126 miles||1847 nm|| SW|
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