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 Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 20:08:00 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: 32%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 20:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||167° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.19 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 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' 31.1"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.1"||1002.52 mi||west||0° 11' 45.2"||13.46 mi||south||1002.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 23.1"||807.10 mi||east||4° 49' 30.0"||331.54 mi||south||873.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Fri 8:08 AM||458 km||285 miles||247 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Fri 8:08 AM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| NE|
|Tarawa||Fri 8:08 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm|| ESE|
|Palikir||Fri 7:08 AM||1107 km||688 miles||598 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Fri 7:08 AM||1666 km||1035 miles||900 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 8:08 AM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Thu 8:08 AM||1813 km||1126 miles||979 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Fri 8:08 AM||1858 km||1155 miles||1003 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Fri 7:08 AM||2356 km||1464 miles||1272 nm|| S|
|Suva *||Fri 9:08 AM||2678 km||1664 miles||1446 nm|| SSE|
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