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 23:10:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.30 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 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' 23.6"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 42.9"||944.50 mi||west||0° 06' 32.5"||7.50 mi||north||944.83 mi|
|24 hours||14° 05' 38.6"||924.75 mi||east||3° 08' 08.6"||215.65 mi||north||957.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 1:10 PM||501 km||311 miles||270 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:10 PM||1582 km||983 miles||854 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 3:10 PM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:10 PM||2628 km||1633 miles||1419 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Fri 12:10 PM||2632 km||1635 miles||1421 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 1:10 PM||2912 km||1809 miles||1572 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:10 PM||3010 km||1870 miles||1625 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:10 PM||3179 km||1975 miles||1716 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Fri 6:10 PM||3765 km||2339 miles||2033 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Sat 12:10 PM||3866 km||2402 miles||2087 nm|| W|
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