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 Tuesday, July 3, 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.50 meters/second, 1503.0 km/hour, 933.9 miles/hour or 811.5 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' 23.6"||15.57 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||north||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 43.8"||933.70 mi||west||0° 04' 58.0"||5.69 mi||north||933.96 mi|
|24 hours||14° 09' 58.6"||918.84 mi||east||2° 34' 51.9"||177.54 mi||north||943.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva||Tue 11:44 PM||310 km||193 miles||168 nm|| NW|
|Nadi||Tue 11:44 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| NW|
|Lautoka||Tue 11:44 PM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 12:44 AM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm|| E|
|Pangai||Wed 12:44 AM||571 km||354 miles||308 nm|| E|
|Neiafu||Wed 12:44 AM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Tue 12:44 AM||1043 km||648 miles||563 nm|| E|
|Apia||Wed 12:44 AM||1116 km||694 miles||603 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Tue 10:44 PM||1286 km||799 miles||695 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Tue 11:44 PM||1315 km||817 miles||710 nm|| N|
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