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 22:08:00 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 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.32 meters/second, 1563.5 km/hour, 971.5 miles/hour or 844.2 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' 25.7"||16.19 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.19 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 41.7"||971.36 mi||west||0° 10' 27.7"||11.99 mi||south||971.08 mi|
|24 hours||14° 01' 21.1"||944.05 mi||east||3° 44' 21.3"||257.11 mi||south||970.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Mon 12:08 PM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 12:08 PM||1261 km||784 miles||681 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 12:08 PM||1807 km||1123 miles||975 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Mon 11:08 AM||2094 km||1301 miles||1130 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Tue 12:08 PM||2221 km||1380 miles||1199 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Tue 11:08 AM||2223 km||1382 miles||1201 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Mon 2:08 PM||2572 km||1598 miles||1389 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Tue 11:08 AM||2687 km||1670 miles||1451 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 10:08 AM||3158 km||1962 miles||1705 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Tue 10:08 AM||3269 km||2031 miles||1765 nm|| W|
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