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 23:26:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||170° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.15 meters/second, 1544.9 km/hour, 960.0 miles/hour or 834.2 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' 24.5"||16.00 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.17 mi||south||16.00 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 26.6"||959.76 mi||west||0° 09' 06.5"||10.44 mi||south||959.46 mi|
|24 hours||345° 25' 46.4"||970.61 mi||west||3° 06' 35.6"||213.88 mi||south||986.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Tue 10:26 AM||325 km||202 miles||175 nm|| SW|
|Luganville||Tue 10:26 AM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm|| W|
|Lautoka *||Tue 12:26 PM||778 km||483 miles||420 nm|| ESE|
|Nadi *||Tue 12:26 PM||779 km||484 miles||421 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Tue 10:26 AM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| SSW|
|Suva *||Tue 12:26 PM||892 km||555 miles||482 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Tue 11:26 AM||1237 km||769 miles||668 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Tue 10:26 AM||1332 km||828 miles||719 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 12:26 PM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Tue 11:26 AM||1716 km||1066 miles||927 nm|| NNW|
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