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, December 10, 2012 at 19:26:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.42 meters/second, 1535.1 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 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' 24.5"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||south||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 27.9"||953.64 mi||west||0° 08' 00.2"||9.17 mi||south||953.34 mi|
|24 hours||14° 35' 54.4"||966.25 mi||east||2° 38' 36.2"||181.81 mi||south||976.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Mon 9:26 AM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 9:26 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Mon 8:26 AM||1982 km||1231 miles||1070 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Tue 9:26 AM||2179 km||1354 miles||1176 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Tue 9:26 AM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Tue 8:26 AM||2311 km||1436 miles||1248 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Mon 11:26 AM||2381 km||1480 miles||1286 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Tue 8:26 AM||2553 km||1587 miles||1379 nm|| WSW|
|Suva *||Tue 8:26 AM||3211 km||1995 miles||1734 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Tue 7:26 AM||3326 km||2067 miles||1796 nm|| WNW|
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