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 07:06:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||164° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.84 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 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' 28.2"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 21.0"||965.89 mi||west||0° 08' 35.3"||9.85 mi||north||966.27 mi|
|24 hours||12° 18' 06.6"||821.06 mi||east||3° 44' 50.8"||257.64 mi||north||866.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Mon 6:06 PM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Mon 6:06 PM||497 km||309 miles||269 nm|| SE|
|Noumea||Mon 6:06 PM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Mon 6:06 PM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm|| NW|
|Suva *||Mon 8:06 PM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Mon 7:06 PM||1652 km||1026 miles||892 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Mon 7:06 PM||1774 km||1103 miles||958 nm|| ENE|
|Brisbane||Mon 5:06 PM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Mon 5:06 PM||1981 km||1231 miles||1070 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Mon 5:06 PM||2003 km||1245 miles||1082 nm|| W|
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