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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 00:24:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.94 meters/second, 1493.8 km/hour, 928.2 miles/hour or 806.6 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' 21.6"||15.47 mi||west||0° 00' 00.5"||0.01 mi||south||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 33.6"||927.95 mi||west||0° 00' 27.2"||0.52 mi||south||927.93 mi|
|24 hours||344° 41' 32.4"||989.19 mi||west||0° 33' 31.3"||38.44 mi||north||991.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Thu 11:24 AM||166 km||103 miles||90 nm|| SSW|
|Port Vila||Thu 11:24 AM||373 km||232 miles||202 nm|| NNE|
|Luganville||Thu 11:24 AM||598 km||371 miles||323 nm|| N|
|Kingston||Thu 11:54 AM||905 km||562 miles||489 nm|| S|
|Suva *||Thu 1:24 PM||1223 km||760 miles||660 nm|| ENE|
|Honiara||Thu 11:24 AM||1486 km||924 miles||803 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Thu 10:24 AM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 1:24 PM||1835 km||1140 miles||991 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Thu 12:24 PM||1888 km||1173 miles||1019 nm|| NE|
|Auckland *||Thu 1:24 PM||1914 km||1189 miles||1034 nm|| SSE|
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