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, October 12, 2013 at 05:12:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 05:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.01 meters/second, 1540.8 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 832.0 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' 26.2"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 12.9"||957.30 mi||west||0° 06' 30.0"||7.45 mi||north||957.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 17' 37.3"||881.52 mi||east||3° 02' 28.5"||209.11 mi||north||912.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Fri 6:12 PM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm|| WSW|
|Pago Pago||Fri 6:12 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| WNW|
|Apia *||Sat 7:12 PM||703 km||437 miles||380 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 7:12 PM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| SE|
|Neiafu||Sat 6:12 PM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| WSW|
|Pangai||Sat 6:12 PM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:12 PM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 6:12 PM||1106 km||688 miles||597 nm|| WSW|
|Suva||Sat 5:12 PM||1679 km||1043 miles||907 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Fri 7:12 PM||1737 km||1079 miles||938 nm|| E|
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