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, October 14, 2012 at 23:52:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||170° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.41 meters/second, 1589.1 km/hour, 987.4 miles/hour or 858.0 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' 27.2"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 13.8"||987.27 mi||west||0° 11' 56.2"||13.67 mi||south||987.09 mi|
|24 hours||346° 34' 33.6"||916.94 mi||west||4° 29' 41.0"||308.97 mi||south||961.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Mon 10:52 AM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| SSW|
|Port Vila||Mon 10:52 AM||979 km||608 miles||529 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Mon 11:52 AM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Mon 11:52 AM||1020 km||634 miles||551 nm|| NNW|
|Honiara||Mon 10:52 AM||1139 km||708 miles||615 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Mon 11:52 AM||1201 km||746 miles||648 nm|| NNE|
|Suva||Mon 11:52 AM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Sun 11:52 AM||1789 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Mon 11:52 AM||1800 km||1119 miles||972 nm|| N|
|Apia *||Mon 1:52 PM||2022 km||1257 miles||1092 nm|| ESE|
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