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 Monday, October 22, 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.51 meters/second, 1553.4 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 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' 28.1"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 16.1"||965.14 mi||west||0° 08' 30.8"||9.76 mi||north||965.52 mi|
|24 hours||347° 40' 03.5"||822.54 mi||west||3° 43' 18.6"||255.88 mi||north||867.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka *||Mon 7:06 PM||288 km||179 miles||156 nm|| SSW|
|Suva *||Mon 7:06 PM||307 km||191 miles||166 nm|| S|
|Nadi *||Mon 7:06 PM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm|| SSW|
|Mata-Utu||Mon 6:06 PM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| ENE|
|Funafuti||Mon 6:06 PM||762 km||474 miles||412 nm|| N|
|Neiafu||Mon 7:06 PM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Mon 7:06 PM||867 km||538 miles||468 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Mon 7:06 PM||890 km||553 miles||480 nm|| SE|
|Apia *||Mon 8:06 PM||1020 km||634 miles||551 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Mon 5:06 PM||1158 km||720 miles||625 nm|| WSW|
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