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, December 11, 2012 at 21:58:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 21:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.48 meters/second, 1506.5 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.5 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' 22.3"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 25.0"||935.86 mi||west||0° 04' 35.0"||5.26 mi||south||935.65 mi|
|24 hours||15° 14' 05.0"||991.89 mi||east||1° 07' 47.8"||77.74 mi||south||991.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pangai||Wed 10:58 AM||126 km||78 miles||68 nm|| W|
|Neiafu||Wed 10:58 AM||150 km||93 miles||81 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 10:58 AM||263 km||163 miles||142 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Tue 10:58 AM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm|| ENE|
|Pago Pago||Tue 10:58 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| NNE|
|Apia *||Wed 11:58 AM||672 km||417 miles||363 nm|| NNE|
|Suva *||Wed 10:58 AM||905 km||562 miles||489 nm|| W|
|Nadi *||Wed 10:58 AM||1018 km||632 miles||549 nm|| W|
|Lautoka *||Wed 10:58 AM||1019 km||633 miles||550 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:58 AM||1168 km||726 miles||631 nm|| N|
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