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, November 19, 2011 at 18:48:00 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: 37%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||179° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 30.0"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 13.4"||0.26 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 05.3"||1002.38 mi||west||0° 13' 22.7"||15.32 mi||south||1002.57 mi|
|24 hours||12° 07' 16.6"||837.86 mi||east||5° 25' 42.7"||373.01 mi||south||917.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Sat 6:48 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Sun 6:48 AM||844 km||524 miles||456 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Sun 6:48 AM||1169 km||727 miles||631 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sun 6:48 AM||1199 km||745 miles||647 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sun 6:48 AM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 7:48 AM||1575 km||979 miles||850 nm|| SE|
|Apia *||Sat 8:48 AM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm|| SSE|
|Suva *||Sun 7:48 AM||2266 km||1408 miles||1223 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Sun 6:48 AM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 8:48 AM||2462 km||1530 miles||1329 nm|| E|
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