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 11:44:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, July 2, 2012 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.52 meters/second, 1488.7 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' 40.1"||924.76 mi||west||0° 01' 22.7"||1.58 mi||north||924.84 mi|
|24 hours||345° 14' 12.1"||949.54 mi||west||1° 15' 13.8"||86.27 mi||north||957.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Mon 10:44 PM||125 km||78 miles||68 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Mon 10:44 PM||523 km||325 miles||283 nm|| NE|
|Luganville||Mon 10:44 PM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm|| NNE|
|Kingston||Mon 11:14 PM||862 km||535 miles||465 nm|| SSE|
|Suva||Mon 11:44 PM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm|| ENE|
|Brisbane||Mon 9:44 PM||1416 km||880 miles||765 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Mon 10:44 PM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm|| NNW|
|Auckland||Mon 11:44 PM||1913 km||1189 miles||1033 nm|| SSE|
|Sydney||Mon 9:44 PM||1950 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| SW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 12:44 AM||2005 km||1246 miles||1083 nm|| E|
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