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 Friday, December 14, 2012 at 00:14:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.70 meters/second, 1500.1 km/hour, 932.1 miles/hour or 810.0 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' 22.1"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||north||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 07.8"||931.92 mi||west||0° 03' 20.4"||3.83 mi||north||932.10 mi|
|24 hours||14° 51' 20.4"||963.48 mi||east||1° 59' 54.7"||137.48 mi||north||979.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nukualofa||Fri 1:14 PM||85 km||53 miles||46 nm|| S|
|Pangai||Fri 1:14 PM||104 km||65 miles||56 nm|| NE|
|Neiafu||Fri 1:14 PM||226 km||141 miles||122 nm|| NNE|
|Alofi||Thu 1:14 PM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm|| ENE|
|Suva *||Fri 1:14 PM||719 km||446 miles||388 nm|| WNW|
|Apia *||Fri 2:14 PM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm|| NNE|
|Pago Pago||Thu 1:14 PM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm|| NE|
|Nadi *||Fri 1:14 PM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| WNW|
|Lautoka *||Fri 1:14 PM||836 km||519 miles||451 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:14 PM||1288 km||800 miles||695 nm|| NNE|
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