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 Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 00:44:00 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 Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.79 meters/second, 1522.0 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.8 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' 23.7"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 51.0"||945.59 mi||west||0° 06' 44.1"||7.72 mi||north||945.92 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 07.2"||921.81 mi||east||3° 12' 07.1"||220.20 mi||north||955.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Fri 1:44 PM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm|| WSW|
|Pago Pago||Fri 1:44 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Sat 2:44 PM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm|| NW|
|Neiafu||Sat 1:44 PM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| W|
|Pangai||Sat 1:44 PM||740 km||460 miles||400 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:44 PM||866 km||538 miles||467 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 2:44 PM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:44 PM||1069 km||664 miles||577 nm|| NNW|
|Suva *||Sat 1:44 PM||1489 km||925 miles||804 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:44 PM||1800 km||1118 miles||972 nm|| NW|
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