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 Friday, November 9, 2012 at 19:28:00 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: 22%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||171° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.46 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.7 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' 30.2"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 12.2"||0.23 mi||south||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.4"||1003.13 mi||west||0° 12' 17.6"||14.08 mi||south||1003.19 mi|
|24 hours||12° 10' 25.6"||841.96 mi||east||4° 55' 41.1"||338.64 mi||south||905.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Sat 8:28 AM||289 km||180 miles||156 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Fri 7:28 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 8:28 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Sat 7:28 AM||1352 km||840 miles||730 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Sat 9:28 AM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Sat 9:28 AM||1564 km||972 miles||845 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Sat 7:28 AM||1796 km||1116 miles||970 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Fri 8:28 AM||1986 km||1234 miles||1072 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Sat 7:28 AM||2172 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| WNW|
|Suva *||Sat 8:28 AM||2204 km||1369 miles||1190 nm|| SSW|
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