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 Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 19:32:00 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: 23%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 19:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 60' ||North|
|Longitude: ||170° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.50 meters/second, 1618.2 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 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' 34.2"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 34' 13.9"||1005.48 mi||west||0° 11' 00.4"||12.61 mi||north||1005.45 mi|
|24 hours||10° 19' 01.5"||711.97 mi||east||4° 16' 28.4"||293.75 mi||north||767.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Tue 7:32 AM||818 km||509 miles||442 nm|| WSW|
|Rawaki||Wed 8:32 AM||855 km||531 miles||462 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Wed 9:32 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm|| E|
|Fakaofo||Wed 8:32 AM||1482 km||921 miles||800 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Wed 7:32 AM||1818 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Wed 7:32 AM||1894 km||1177 miles||1022 nm|| W|
|Apia||Wed 8:32 AM||1979 km||1230 miles||1069 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Wed 7:32 AM||2094 km||1301 miles||1131 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Tue 9:32 AM||2333 km||1450 miles||1260 nm|| NNE|
|Alofi||Tue 8:32 AM||2549 km||1584 miles||1376 nm|| S|
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