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 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 Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 01:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||166° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.31 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 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' 25.4"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 29.8"||969.09 mi||west||0° 10' 12.5"||11.70 mi||south||968.81 mi|
|24 hours||345° 54' 18.2"||946.93 mi||west||3° 37' 05.4"||248.80 mi||south||971.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Tue 12:02 PM||192 km||119 miles||104 nm|| S|
|Port Vila||Tue 12:02 PM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Tue 12:02 PM||899 km||559 miles||485 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Tue 12:02 PM||938 km||583 miles||507 nm|| S|
|Suva||Tue 1:02 PM||1322 km||822 miles||714 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Tue 1:02 PM||1465 km||910 miles||791 nm|| ENE|
|Yaren||Tue 1:02 PM||1467 km||912 miles||792 nm|| N|
|Tarawa||Tue 1:02 PM||1812 km||1126 miles||978 nm|| NNE|
|Nukualofa||Tue 2:02 PM||2064 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| ESE|
|Brisbane||Tue 11:02 AM||2090 km||1299 miles||1129 nm|| SW|
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