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 22:18:00 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.
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 22:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.56 meters/second, 1546.4 km/hour, 960.9 miles/hour or 835.0 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"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 32.4"||960.67 mi||west||0° 09' 13.5"||10.57 mi||south||960.37 mi|
|24 hours||14° 32' 15.4"||969.25 mi||east||3° 09' 52.3"||217.63 mi||south||985.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Apia *||Tue 12:18 PM||239 km||148 miles||129 nm|| NE|
|Pago Pago||Mon 11:18 AM||302 km||187 miles||163 nm|| ENE|
|Neiafu||Tue 11:18 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| SSW|
|Mata-Utu||Tue 10:18 AM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| NW|
|Pangai||Tue 11:18 AM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Mon 11:18 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Tue 11:18 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 11:18 AM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm|| NNE|
|Suva *||Tue 11:18 AM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm|| WSW|
|Lautoka *||Tue 11:18 AM||1023 km||636 miles||553 nm|| WSW|
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