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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 14:44:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 5, 2012 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.73 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.2 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' 31.6"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||south||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 38.9"||965.59 mi||west||0° 07' 10.5"||8.23 mi||south||965.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 34.2"||750.66 mi||east||3° 13' 07.1"||221.30 mi||south||788.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Mon 4:44 AM||1198 km||744 miles||647 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 4:44 AM||1884 km||1170 miles||1017 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Mon 3:44 AM||3311 km||2057 miles||1788 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco||Mon 6:44 AM||3465 km||2153 miles||1871 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Mon 6:44 AM||3569 km||2218 miles||1927 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Mon 2:44 AM||3597 km||2235 miles||1942 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Mon 4:44 AM||3724 km||2314 miles||2011 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Tue 3:44 AM||3814 km||2370 miles||2059 nm|| SW|
|Las Vegas||Mon 6:44 AM||3924 km||2439 miles||2119 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 7:44 AM||4039 km||2510 miles||2181 nm|| ENE|
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