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 20:18:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.09 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 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' 28.8"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 54.8"||1000.03 mi||west||0° 12' 39.8"||14.50 mi||south||1000.02 mi|
|24 hours||12° 42' 04.8"||877.08 mi||east||4° 59' 09.1"||342.63 mi||south||938.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sun 10:18 AM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Sat 10:18 AM||1569 km||975 miles||847 nm|| S|
|Rarotonga||Sat 10:18 AM||2198 km||1366 miles||1187 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 9:18 AM||2351 km||1461 miles||1270 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sun 10:18 AM||2575 km||1600 miles||1390 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Sat 9:18 AM||2704 km||1680 miles||1460 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Sat 10:18 AM||2839 km||1764 miles||1533 nm|| NNW|
|Baker Island||Sat 8:18 AM||2882 km||1791 miles||1556 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Sat 12:18 PM||3267 km||2030 miles||1764 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Sun 9:18 AM||3288 km||2043 miles||1775 nm|| SW|
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