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, December 9, 2012 at 20:34:00 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: 17%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.57 meters/second, 1564.4 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.7 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' 26.6"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 36.6"||971.90 mi||west||0° 10' 05.1"||11.56 mi||south||971.63 mi|
|24 hours||346° 12' 35.2"||927.96 mi||west||3° 38' 31.3"||250.43 mi||south||953.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka *||Mon 9:34 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| SSW|
|Nadi *||Mon 9:34 AM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| SSW|
|Suva *||Mon 9:34 AM||522 km||325 miles||282 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Mon 8:34 AM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm|| N|
|Mata-Utu||Mon 8:34 AM||572 km||356 miles||309 nm|| E|
|Neiafu||Mon 9:34 AM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| SE|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Mon 10:34 AM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| E|
|Apia *||Mon 10:34 AM||1048 km||651 miles||566 nm|| E|
|Nukualofa||Mon 9:34 AM||1082 km||672 miles||584 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Mon 7:34 AM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm|| WSW|
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