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 12, 2012 at 21:46:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.75 meters/second, 1547.1 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.4 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' 24.5"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 34.9"||961.10 mi||west||0° 09' 16.8"||10.63 mi||south||960.81 mi|
|24 hours||14° 31' 19.1"||968.59 mi||east||3° 11' 24.1"||219.38 mi||south||985.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Mon 10:46 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Mon 10:46 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Tue 11:46 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 11:46 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 10:46 AM||910 km||566 miles||491 nm|| NW|
|Neiafu||Tue 10:46 AM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 10:46 AM||1204 km||748 miles||650 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Mon 11:46 AM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| E|
|Suva *||Tue 10:46 AM||1737 km||1079 miles||938 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Tue 9:46 AM||1826 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| WNW|
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