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 Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 00:12:00 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 Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 00:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.60 meters/second, 1561.0 km/hour, 969.9 miles/hour or 842.8 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' 25.5"||16.17 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 33.2"||969.75 mi||west||0° 10' 17.0"||11.78 mi||south||969.46 mi|
|24 hours||345° 55' 32.3"||946.12 mi||west||3° 39' 12.6"||251.22 mi||south||971.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka||Tue 12:12 PM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| SSW|
|Nadi||Tue 12:12 PM||487 km||302 miles||263 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Tue 12:12 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm|| S|
|Mata-Utu||Tue 12:12 PM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Tue 12:12 PM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| N|
|Neiafu||Tue 1:12 PM||938 km||583 miles||506 nm|| SE|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Tue 2:12 PM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm|| E|
|Pangai||Tue 1:12 PM||988 km||614 miles||534 nm|| SE|
|Apia *||Tue 2:12 PM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| E|
|Nukualofa||Tue 1:12 PM||1036 km||644 miles||559 nm|| SE|
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