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 08:32:00 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: 63%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.93 meters/second, 1583.7 km/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.1 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' 30.2"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 15.8"||984.02 mi||west||0° 10' 10.1"||11.65 mi||north||984.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 25.3"||787.49 mi||east||4° 14' 59.3"||292.09 mi||north||844.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gizo||Tue 7:32 PM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Tue 7:32 PM||484 km||301 miles||262 nm|| ENE|
|Arawa||Tue 6:32 PM||559 km||348 miles||302 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Tue 6:32 PM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| W|
|Cairns||Tue 6:32 PM||1263 km||785 miles||682 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Tue 7:32 PM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Tue 8:32 PM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| NE|
|Brisbane||Tue 6:32 PM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Tue 5:32 PM||1940 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| WNW|
|Palikir||Tue 7:32 PM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| N|
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