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 00:26:00 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 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||162° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.25 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 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"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 11.4"||986.92 mi||west||0° 11' 54.5"||13.64 mi||south||986.73 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 22.5"||917.71 mi||east||4° 28' 46.1"||307.92 mi||south||961.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Mon 11:26 AM||240 km||149 miles||129 nm|| W|
|Gizo||Mon 11:26 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| WNW|
|Arawa||Mon 10:26 AM||796 km||494 miles||430 nm|| WNW|
|Luganville||Mon 11:26 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Mon 12:26 PM||1097 km||682 miles||592 nm|| NNE|
|Port Vila||Mon 11:26 AM||1156 km||718 miles||624 nm|| SE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 10:26 AM||1641 km||1020 miles||886 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Mon 12:26 PM||1684 km||1047 miles||909 nm|| NE|
|Palikir||Mon 11:26 AM||1837 km||1142 miles||992 nm|| NNW|
|Funafuti||Mon 12:26 PM||1881 km||1169 miles||1016 nm|| E|
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