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 01:44:00 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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.10 meters/second, 1523.2 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.4 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||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 56.1"||946.29 mi||west||0° 06' 51.4"||7.86 mi||north||946.63 mi|
|24 hours||346° 00' 08.6"||919.93 mi||west||3° 14' 36.4"||223.05 mi||north||954.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva *||Sat 2:44 PM||35 km||22 miles||19 nm|| ENE|
|Nadi *||Sat 2:44 PM||85 km||53 miles||46 nm|| WNW|
|Lautoka *||Sat 2:44 PM||95 km||59 miles||51 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 2:44 PM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| ESE|
|Port Vila||Sat 12:44 PM||1038 km||645 miles||560 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 1:44 PM||1078 km||670 miles||582 nm|| N|
|Apia *||Sat 3:44 PM||1186 km||737 miles||640 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Fri 2:44 PM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm|| E|
|Noumea||Sat 12:44 PM||1298 km||806 miles||701 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 2:44 PM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm|| NE|
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