Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 8:18:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 32%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 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' 12.9"||1002.48 mi||West||0° 11' 45.5"||13.47 mi||South||1002.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 32.0"||807.24 mi||East||4° 49' 35.1"||331.61 mi||South||873.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Fri 8:18 AM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm||SSE|
|Majuro||Fri 8:18 AM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm||ENE|
|Tarawa||Fri 8:18 AM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm||ESE|
|Palikir||Fri 7:18 AM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm||WNW|
|Honiara||Fri 7:18 AM||1556 km||967 miles||840 nm||SSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 8:18 AM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm||N|
|Funafuti||Fri 8:18 AM||2028 km||1260 miles||1095 nm||SE|
|Baker Island||Thu 8:18 AM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm||E|
|Port Vila||Fri 7:18 AM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm||S|
|Port Moresby||Fri 6:18 AM||2480 km||1541 miles||1339 nm||SW|
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