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 01:14:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||174° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.94 meters/second, 1522.6 km/hour, 946.1 miles/hour or 822.1 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' 23.8"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||north||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 53.5"||945.94 mi||west||0° 06' 47.7"||7.79 mi||north||946.28 mi|
|24 hours||14° 00' 59.3"||920.87 mi||east||3° 13' 22.0"||221.63 mi||north||954.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Neiafu||Sat 2:14 PM||87 km||54 miles||47 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Sat 2:14 PM||176 km||109 miles||95 nm|| SSE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 2:14 PM||323 km||201 miles||174 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Fri 2:14 PM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm|| E|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sat 3:14 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm|| NNE|
|Mata-Utu||Sat 1:14 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Sat 3:14 PM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| NNE|
|Pago Pago||Fri 2:14 PM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm|| NE|
|Suva *||Sat 2:14 PM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm|| W|
|Lautoka *||Sat 2:14 PM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| W|
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