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 Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 02:10:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||163° 20' ||East|
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"||1003.16 mi||west||0° 12' 32.2"||14.36 mi||south||1003.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 17.1"||824.36 mi||east||5° 02' 33.5"||346.50 mi||south||894.16 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||462 km||287 miles||249 nm|| ESE|
|Palikir||Sun 1:10 PM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm|| NW|
|Majuro||Sun 2:10 PM||1070 km||665 miles||578 nm|| NE|
|Tarawa||Sun 2:10 PM||1076 km||669 miles||581 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Sun 1:10 PM||1272 km||791 miles||687 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 2:10 PM||1993 km||1238 miles||1076 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Sun 2:10 PM||2086 km||1296 miles||1126 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Sun 12:10 PM||2165 km||1345 miles||1169 nm|| SW|
|Port Vila||Sun 1:10 PM||2204 km||1369 miles||1190 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Sat 2:10 PM||2253 km||1400 miles||1216 nm|| E|
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