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, July 2, 2012 at 10:44:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, July 2, 2012 at 10:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.45 meters/second, 1488.4 km/hour, 924.9 miles/hour or 803.7 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' 22.5"||15.42 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||north||15.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 38.8"||924.61 mi||west||0° 01' 13.3"||1.40 mi||north||924.68 mi|
|24 hours||345° 13' 11.0"||950.50 mi||west||1° 11' 37.5"||82.13 mi||north||957.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva||Mon 10:44 PM||414 km||258 miles||224 nm|| NNW|
|Nadi||Mon 10:44 PM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| NNW|
|Lautoka||Mon 10:44 PM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 11:44 PM||517 km||322 miles||279 nm|| E|
|Pangai||Mon 11:44 PM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm|| ENE|
|Neiafu||Mon 11:44 PM||725 km||451 miles||392 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Sun 11:44 PM||1107 km||688 miles||598 nm|| ENE|
|Apia||Mon 11:44 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Mon 9:44 PM||1282 km||797 miles||692 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Mon 9:44 PM||1384 km||860 miles||748 nm|| W|
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