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 Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 03:32:00 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: 39%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||157° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.10 meters/second, 1523.2 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.4 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' 25.9"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 04.8"||946.28 mi||west||0° 06' 00.7"||6.89 mi||north||946.58 mi|
|24 hours||13° 11' 23.3"||864.71 mi||east||2° 52' 06.2"||197.27 mi||north||893.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Sat 5:32 PM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Sat 5:32 PM||812 km||505 miles||439 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Sat 4:32 PM||1346 km||836 miles||727 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 5:32 PM||1649 km||1025 miles||891 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 4:32 PM||1832 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 4:32 PM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 5:32 PM||2267 km||1409 miles||1224 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Sun 4:32 PM||2579 km||1603 miles||1393 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sun 3:32 PM||2787 km||1732 miles||1505 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Sat 7:32 PM||2880 km||1790 miles||1555 nm|| ESE|
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