Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 2:10:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, August 24, 2012 at 1:55 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.47 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 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' 30.4"||16.72 mi||West||0° 00' 12.4"||0.24 mi||South||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 25.3"||1003.09 mi||West||0° 12' 32.1"||14.36 mi||South||1003.24 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 16.6"||824.29 mi||East||5° 02' 33.5"||346.47 mi||South||894.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Sun 2:10 PM||438 km||272 miles||236 nm||ESE|
|Palikir||Sun 1:10 PM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm||NW|
|Tarawa||Sun 2:10 PM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm||E|
|Majuro||Sun 2:10 PM||1058 km||657 miles||571 nm||NE|
|Honiara||Sun 1:10 PM||1282 km||797 miles||692 nm||SSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 2:10 PM||1987 km||1235 miles||1073 nm||N|
|Funafuti||Sun 2:10 PM||2059 km||1280 miles||1112 nm||ESE|
|Port Moresby||Sun 12:10 PM||2190 km||1361 miles||1183 nm||SW|
|Port Vila||Sun 1:10 PM||2198 km||1366 miles||1187 nm||SSE|
|Baker Island||Sat 2:10 PM||2223 km||1381 miles||1200 nm||E|
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