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 Monday, October 15, 2012 at 00:02:00 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 Monday, October 15, 2012 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.36 meters/second, 1588.9 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 857.9 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' 27.3"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 13.1"||987.17 mi||west||0° 11' 55.7"||13.66 mi||south||986.99 mi|
|24 hours||346° 34' 17.0"||917.17 mi||west||4° 29' 24.9"||308.66 mi||south||961.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Mon 11:02 AM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Mon 11:02 AM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| W|
|Port Vila||Mon 11:02 AM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Mon 12:02 PM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Mon 12:02 PM||1246 km||774 miles||673 nm|| E|
|Tarawa||Mon 12:02 PM||1297 km||806 miles||700 nm|| NNE|
|Suva||Mon 12:02 PM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Mon 12:02 PM||1838 km||1142 miles||992 nm|| NNE|
|Baker Island||Sun 12:02 PM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Mon 11:02 AM||2078 km||1291 miles||1122 nm|| NNW|
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