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, August 3, 2012 at 13:58:00 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 Friday, August 3, 2012 at 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.71 meters/second, 1604.6 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 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' 30.7"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.9"||997.01 mi||west||0° 11' 47.6"||13.51 mi||north||997.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 21.6"||785.86 mi||east||4° 46' 15.5"||327.85 mi||north||854.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Sat 1:58 AM||697 km||433 miles||376 nm|| N|
|Honiara||Sat 12:58 AM||933 km||580 miles||504 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 1:58 AM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| NNE|
|Port Vila||Sat 12:58 AM||1216 km||756 miles||657 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Sat 1:58 AM||1255 km||780 miles||678 nm|| E|
|Majuro||Sat 1:58 AM||1578 km||980 miles||852 nm|| NNE|
|Suva||Sat 1:58 AM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Sat 12:58 AM||1863 km||1158 miles||1006 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Fri 1:58 AM||1889 km||1174 miles||1020 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 2:58 AM||2309 km||1435 miles||1247 nm|| E|
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