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 19:36:00 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 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.36 meters/second, 1534.9 km/hour, 953.8 miles/hour or 828.8 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' 27.0"||953.51 mi||west||0° 07' 59.0"||9.15 mi||south||953.21 mi|
|24 hours||14° 36' 13.4"||966.49 mi||east||2° 38' 05.9"||181.23 mi||south||976.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vaitape (Bora Bora)||Mon 9:36 AM||216 km||134 miles||117 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Mon 9:36 AM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| E|
|Rarotonga||Mon 9:36 AM||794 km||494 miles||429 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Mon 8:36 AM||1729 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Tue 9:36 AM||1966 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Tue 8:36 AM||2072 km||1287 miles||1119 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 9:36 AM||2116 km||1315 miles||1143 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Tue 8:36 AM||2305 km||1432 miles||1245 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Mon 11:36 AM||2612 km||1623 miles||1410 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Tue 8:36 AM||2956 km||1837 miles||1596 nm|| W|
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