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 11:34:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, July 2, 2012 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.51 meters/second, 1488.6 km/hour, 925.0 miles/hour or 803.8 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' 22.7"||15.42 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.02 mi||north||15.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 39.9"||924.74 mi||west||0° 01' 21.1"||1.55 mi||north||924.81 mi|
|24 hours||345° 14' 01.8"||949.70 mi||west||1° 14' 37.8"||85.58 mi||north||957.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Mon 10:34 PM||162 km||101 miles||88 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Mon 10:34 PM||432 km||269 miles||233 nm|| N|
|Kingston||Mon 11:04 PM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm|| S|
|Suva||Mon 11:34 PM||1172 km||728 miles||633 nm|| ENE|
|Honiara||Mon 10:34 PM||1592 km||989 miles||859 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Mon 9:34 PM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 12:34 AM||1757 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| E|
|Auckland||Mon 11:34 PM||1816 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Mon 11:34 PM||1893 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| NE|
|Sydney||Mon 9:34 PM||2125 km||1320 miles||1147 nm|| SW|
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