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, September 23, 2012 at 07:06:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.31 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 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' 25.7"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 43.5"||937.76 mi||west||0° 04' 12.9"||4.83 mi||north||937.98 mi|
|24 hours||346° 34' 17.6"||872.79 mi||west||2° 13' 18.8"||152.83 mi||north||891.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Sun 6:06 PM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm|| N|
|Noumea||Sun 6:06 PM||292 km||181 miles||158 nm|| SSW|
|Luganville||Sun 6:06 PM||508 km||315 miles||274 nm|| N|
|Kingston||Sun 6:36 PM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| S|
|Suva||Sun 7:06 PM||1122 km||697 miles||606 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Sun 6:06 PM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm|| NW|
|Brisbane||Sun 5:06 PM||1728 km||1074 miles||933 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 7:06 PM||1760 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| NE|
|Nukualofa||Sun 8:06 PM||1760 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| E|
|Auckland||Sun 7:06 PM||1977 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| SSE|
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