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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 20:08:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 20:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.16 meters/second, 1519.8 km/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.6 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' 23.0"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 55.7"||944.09 mi||west||0° 06' 37.6"||7.60 mi||south||943.82 mi|
|24 hours||15° 03' 09.0"||988.07 mi||east||1° 59' 25.7"||136.92 mi||south||991.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Tue 12:08 PM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm|| SSW|
|Gambier Islands||Tue 11:08 AM||934 km||581 miles||505 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Tue 3:08 PM||2097 km||1303 miles||1132 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Tue 10:08 AM||2336 km||1452 miles||1261 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Tue 10:08 AM||3389 km||2106 miles||1830 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:08 AM||3961 km||2461 miles||2139 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Tue 9:08 AM||4461 km||2772 miles||2409 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 10:08 AM||4750 km||2951 miles||2565 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Wed 9:08 AM||4988 km||3100 miles||2693 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Tue 2:08 PM||5208 km||3236 miles||2812 nm|| NE|
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