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 Friday, October 19, 2012 at 03:46:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 19, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||171° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.65 meters/second, 1496.3 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 808.0 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' 23.2"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||south||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 15.8"||929.55 mi||west||0° 00' 21.6"||0.42 mi||south||929.53 mi|
|24 hours||345° 29' 12.5"||937.65 mi||west||0° 31' 39.1"||36.29 mi||north||939.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Fri 2:46 PM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| NW|
|Noumea||Fri 2:46 PM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm|| WSW|
|Luganville||Fri 2:46 PM||727 km||452 miles||392 nm|| NW|
|Nadi||Fri 3:46 PM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm|| ENE|
|Lautoka||Fri 3:46 PM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm|| ENE|
|Suva||Fri 3:46 PM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| ENE|
|Kingston||Fri 3:16 PM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm|| SSW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 4:46 PM||1431 km||889 miles||773 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Fri 3:46 PM||1633 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Fri 2:46 PM||1742 km||1082 miles||941 nm|| NW|
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