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 23:26:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 46' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.15 meters/second, 1505.3 km/hour, 935.4 miles/hour or 812.8 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' 22.3"||15.59 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||south||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 19.9"||935.11 mi||west||0° 04' 22.0"||5.01 mi||south||934.91 mi|
|24 hours||344° 44' 41.8"||992.51 mi||west||1° 02' 18.6"||71.45 mi||south||991.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Wed 10:26 AM||275 km||171 miles||148 nm|| SSE|
|Port Vila||Wed 10:26 AM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| NE|
|Luganville||Wed 10:26 AM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Wed 10:26 AM||1313 km||816 miles||709 nm|| NNW|
|Suva *||Wed 12:26 PM||1346 km||836 miles||727 nm|| E|
|Brisbane||Wed 9:26 AM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Wed 11:26 AM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| NE|
|Nukualofa||Wed 12:26 PM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| E|
|Auckland *||Wed 12:26 PM||2076 km||1290 miles||1121 nm|| SSE|
|Sydney *||Wed 10:26 AM||2116 km||1315 miles||1143 nm|| SW|
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