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, October 12, 2012 at 19:18:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 19:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.22 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 30.0"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 02.5"||1002.58 mi||west||0° 12' 23.8"||14.20 mi||south||1002.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 10' 32.3"||841.82 mi||east||5° 02' 06.6"||345.98 mi||south||910.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 9:18 AM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Fri 9:18 AM||2146 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Fri 9:18 AM||2380 km||1479 miles||1285 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 8:18 AM||2808 km||1745 miles||1516 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 9:18 AM||2832 km||1760 miles||1529 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Sat 9:18 AM||3097 km||1924 miles||1672 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Fri 7:18 AM||3117 km||1937 miles||1683 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Fri 8:18 AM||3290 km||2044 miles||1776 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Fri 11:18 AM||3579 km||2224 miles||1933 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Sat 7:18 AM||3760 km||2336 miles||2030 nm|| WSW|
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