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, June 8, 2012 at 12:36:00 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 8, 2012 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||132° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.96 meters/second, 1576.7 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.3 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"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 26.1"||979.62 mi||west||0° 10' 34.1"||12.11 mi||north||980.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 05.0"||800.10 mi||east||4° 24' 46.2"||303.31 mi||north||861.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Fri 3:06 AM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:36 AM||1444 km||897 miles||780 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Fri 2:36 AM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island||Fri 6:36 AM||2936 km||1824 miles||1585 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 2:36 AM||3054 km||1898 miles||1649 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:36 AM||3145 km||1954 miles||1698 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Fri 1:36 AM||4059 km||2522 miles||2192 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:36 AM||4229 km||2628 miles||2283 nm|| W|
|Apia||Sat 1:36 AM||4243 km||2637 miles||2291 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Fri 2:36 AM||4624 km||2873 miles||2497 nm|| NW|
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