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 Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 01:14:00 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: 27%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||137° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.21 meters/second, 1502.0 km/hour, 933.3 miles/hour or 811.0 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' 24.1"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 12.2"||933.07 mi||west||0° 02' 44.4"||3.14 mi||north||933.21 mi|
|24 hours||14° 00' 38.3"||907.64 mi||east||1° 41' 37.2"||116.51 mi||north||919.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Fri 4:14 PM||424 km||263 miles||229 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Fri 5:14 PM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Fri 3:14 PM||1265 km||786 miles||683 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 3:14 PM||2268 km||1409 miles||1225 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Fri 8:14 PM||2999 km||1864 miles||1619 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:14 PM||3257 km||2024 miles||1759 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 2:14 PM||3346 km||2079 miles||1807 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 3:14 PM||3664 km||2277 miles||1979 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 2:14 PM||3776 km||2346 miles||2039 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 2:14 PM||3866 km||2402 miles||2088 nm|| W|
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