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 03:56:00 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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||168° 38' ||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' 16.0"||929.55 mi||west||0° 00' 20.1"||0.39 mi||south||929.53 mi|
|24 hours||345° 29' 23.2"||937.45 mi||west||0° 32' 13.6"||36.95 mi||north||939.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Fri 2:56 PM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Fri 2:56 PM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| N|
|Luganville||Fri 2:56 PM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| NNW|
|Kingston||Fri 3:26 PM||899 km||559 miles||486 nm|| S|
|Nadi||Fri 3:56 PM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| ENE|
|Lautoka||Fri 3:56 PM||999 km||621 miles||539 nm|| ENE|
|Suva||Fri 3:56 PM||1074 km||668 miles||580 nm|| ENE|
|Honiara||Fri 2:56 PM||1578 km||981 miles||852 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 4:56 PM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm|| E|
|Brisbane||Fri 1:56 PM||1740 km||1081 miles||939 nm|| WSW|
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