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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 19:28:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||138° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.19 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.3 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' 28.9"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 57.6"||1000.26 mi||west||0° 12' 39.9"||14.51 mi||south||1000.26 mi|
|24 hours||12° 40' 53.0"||875.85 mi||east||4° 59' 35.6"||343.14 mi||south||937.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sat 9:58 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Sat 9:28 AM||1974 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 9:28 AM||2143 km||1331 miles||1157 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Sat 11:28 AM||2588 km||1608 miles||1398 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 9:28 AM||3025 km||1879 miles||1633 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Sat 9:28 AM||3421 km||2126 miles||1847 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 8:28 AM||3655 km||2271 miles||1974 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sun 9:28 AM||3813 km||2369 miles||2059 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Sat 8:28 AM||3815 km||2371 miles||2060 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 2:28 PM||4096 km||2545 miles||2212 nm|| SE|
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