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 29, 2012 at 08:14:00 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: 74%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 29, 2012 at 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||172° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.86 meters/second, 1543.9 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 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' 25.9"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 59.5"||959.10 mi||west||0° 09' 07.4"||10.46 mi||south||958.78 mi|
|24 hours||346° 01' 45.2"||928.38 mi||west||3° 09' 03.6"||216.72 mi||south||945.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Fri 7:14 PM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| WSW|
|Luganville||Fri 7:14 PM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm|| W|
|Lautoka||Fri 8:14 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| ESE|
|Nadi||Fri 8:14 PM||580 km||361 miles||313 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Fri 8:14 PM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Fri 7:14 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 8:14 PM||1134 km||705 miles||612 nm|| NE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 9:14 PM||1435 km||891 miles||775 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Fri 7:14 PM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm|| WNW|
|Apia||Fri 9:14 PM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm|| E|
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