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 01:24:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||177° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.00 meters/second, 1522.8 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.2 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' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 54.4"||946.06 mi||west||0° 06' 49.0"||7.82 mi||north||946.40 mi|
|24 hours||14° 00' 36.6"||920.56 mi||east||3° 13' 46.8"||222.10 mi||north||954.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Neiafu||Sat 2:24 PM||332 km||206 miles||179 nm|| E|
|Pangai||Sat 2:24 PM||337 km||210 miles||182 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 2:24 PM||377 km||234 miles||204 nm|| SSE|
|Suva *||Sat 2:24 PM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm|| W|
|Mata-Utu||Sat 1:24 PM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| N|
|Lautoka *||Sat 2:24 PM||582 km||361 miles||314 nm|| W|
|Nadi *||Sat 2:24 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| W|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sat 3:24 PM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Sat 3:24 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| NE|
|Alofi||Fri 2:24 PM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| E|
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