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 20:18:00 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 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||165° 09' ||East|
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' 12.7"||1002.55 mi||west||0° 11' 45.5"||13.47 mi||south||1002.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 33.2"||807.32 mi||east||4° 49' 35.7"||331.65 mi||south||873.83 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||490 km||304 miles||264 nm|| SSE|
|Majuro||Fri 8:18 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Fri 7:18 AM||861 km||535 miles||465 nm|| WNW|
|Tarawa||Fri 8:18 AM||903 km||561 miles||488 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Fri 7:18 AM||1544 km||960 miles||834 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 8:18 AM||1751 km||1088 miles||946 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Fri 8:18 AM||2052 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Thu 8:18 AM||2076 km||1290 miles||1121 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Fri 7:18 AM||2377 km||1477 miles||1283 nm|| S|
|Port Moresby||Fri 6:18 AM||2456 km||1526 miles||1326 nm|| SW|
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