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 Tuesday, October 23, 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.51 meters/second, 1582.2 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 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' 30.0"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 10.0"||983.08 mi||west||0° 10' 06.0"||11.57 mi||north||983.44 mi|
|24 hours||348° 21' 30.7"||789.15 mi||west||4° 13' 43.7"||290.65 mi||north||845.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Tue 7:06 PM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm|| NE|
|Lautoka *||Tue 8:06 PM||679 km||422 miles||366 nm|| S|
|Nadi *||Tue 8:06 PM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| S|
|Suva *||Tue 8:06 PM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm|| SSE|
|Port Vila||Tue 6:06 PM||1138 km||707 miles||614 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Tue 9:06 PM||1275 km||792 miles||688 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 8:06 PM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm|| E|
|Nukualofa||Tue 8:06 PM||1369 km||851 miles||739 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Tue 7:06 PM||1488 km||925 miles||804 nm|| NNW|
|Baker Island||Mon 7:06 PM||1497 km||930 miles||808 nm|| NNE|
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