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 06:06:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 48' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.84 meters/second, 1525.8 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 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' 26.1"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||north||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 17.2"||947.95 mi||west||0° 06' 17.4"||7.21 mi||north||948.26 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 18.3"||860.47 mi||east||2° 57' 56.3"||203.95 mi||north||891.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Sun 5:06 PM||276 km||172 miles||149 nm|| ENE|
|Luganville||Sun 5:06 PM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm|| NNE|
|Noumea||Sun 5:06 PM||437 km||272 miles||236 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Sun 5:06 PM||1173 km||729 miles||633 nm|| NNW|
|Suva *||Sun 7:06 PM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm|| E|
|Brisbane||Sun 4:06 PM||1651 km||1026 miles||891 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Sun 6:06 PM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| NE|
|Yaren||Sun 6:06 PM||1977 km||1228 miles||1067 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Sun 7:06 PM||2014 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| ESE|
|Cairns||Sun 4:06 PM||2129 km||1323 miles||1150 nm|| W|
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