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 00:24:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||177° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.73 meters/second, 1500.2 km/hour, 932.2 miles/hour or 810.1 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' 22.0"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||north||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 08.3"||931.98 mi||west||0° 03' 21.8"||3.86 mi||north||932.16 mi|
|24 hours||14° 51' 03.9"||963.23 mi||east||2° 00' 28.2"||138.12 mi||north||979.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nukualofa||Fri 1:24 PM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Fri 1:24 PM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm|| E|
|Neiafu||Fri 1:24 PM||419 km||261 miles||226 nm|| ENE|
|Suva *||Fri 1:24 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| WNW|
|Nadi *||Fri 1:24 PM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| WNW|
|Lautoka *||Fri 1:24 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Thu 1:24 PM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm|| E|
|Apia *||Fri 2:24 PM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm|| NE|
|Pago Pago||Thu 1:24 PM||992 km||616 miles||536 nm|| NE|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:24 PM||1355 km||842 miles||732 nm|| NNW|
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