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 01:02:00 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 01:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.08 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 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"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 09.0"||986.53 mi||west||0° 11' 52.8"||13.61 mi||south||986.35 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 22.0"||918.53 mi||east||4° 27' 47.1"||306.80 mi||south||961.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gizo||Mon 12:02 PM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm|| ENE|
|Arawa||Mon 11:02 AM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| NE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 11:02 AM||688 km||428 miles||372 nm|| W|
|Honiara||Mon 12:02 PM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm|| E|
|Lae||Mon 11:02 AM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Mon 11:02 AM||1182 km||734 miles||638 nm|| SW|
|Jayapura||Mon 10:02 AM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| WNW|
|Yaren||Mon 1:02 PM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Mon 12:02 PM||1856 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| ESE|
|Palikir||Mon 12:02 PM||1872 km||1163 miles||1011 nm|| NNE|
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