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 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: 28%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||174° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.61 meters/second, 1503.4 km/hour, 934.2 miles/hour or 811.8 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' 24.3"||15.57 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 21.2"||933.96 mi||west||0° 03' 05.0"||3.54 mi||north||934.12 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 18.4"||903.67 mi||east||1° 49' 12.8"||125.22 mi||north||917.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pangai||Sat 4:46 PM||69 km||43 miles||37 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Sat 4:46 PM||110 km||68 miles||59 nm|| SW|
|Neiafu||Sat 4:46 PM||203 km||126 miles||109 nm|| NNE|
|Alofi||Fri 4:46 PM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| ENE|
|Apia *||Sat 5:46 PM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm|| NNE|
|Suva||Sat 3:46 PM||789 km||491 miles||426 nm|| WNW|
|Pago Pago||Fri 4:46 PM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm|| NNE|
|Nadi||Sat 3:46 PM||903 km||561 miles||487 nm|| WNW|
|Lautoka||Sat 3:46 PM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 4:46 PM||1272 km||790 miles||687 nm|| NNE|
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