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 20:46:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||136° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.97 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 22.8"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 53.4"||943.66 mi||west||0° 06' 32.5"||7.50 mi||south||943.39 mi|
|24 hours||15° 03' 46.8"||988.36 mi||east||1° 57' 11.3"||134.35 mi||south||991.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Tue 11:46 AM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm|| SSE|
|Adamstown||Tue 12:46 PM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Tue 10:46 AM||1374 km||854 miles||742 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Tue 10:46 AM||2442 km||1517 miles||1319 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Tue 3:46 PM||2953 km||1835 miles||1594 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:46 AM||3195 km||1985 miles||1725 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Tue 9:46 AM||3506 km||2178 miles||1893 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 10:46 AM||3788 km||2354 miles||2045 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Wed 9:46 AM||3866 km||2402 miles||2087 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Wed 9:46 AM||4043 km||2512 miles||2183 nm|| W|
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