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 00:26:00 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 Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.52 meters/second, 1560.7 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 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' 25.6"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 32.3"||969.56 mi||west||0° 10' 15.6"||11.76 mi||south||969.28 mi|
|24 hours||345° 55' 11.4"||946.35 mi||west||3° 38' 37.1"||250.55 mi||south||971.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka||Tue 12:26 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| SSE|
|Nadi||Tue 12:26 PM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm|| SSE|
|Suva||Tue 12:26 PM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Tue 12:26 PM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Tue 11:26 AM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 1:26 PM||1280 km||795 miles||691 nm|| SE|
|Noumea||Tue 11:26 AM||1353 km||840 miles||730 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Tue 2:26 PM||1369 km||851 miles||739 nm|| E|
|Fakaofo||Tue 1:26 PM||1517 km||943 miles||819 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Mon 1:26 PM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| ESE|
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