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 21:08:00 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 21:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.86 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 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' 22.8"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 52.1"||943.42 mi||west||0° 06' 29.5"||7.44 mi||south||943.15 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 08.1"||988.52 mi||east||1° 55' 53.3"||132.86 mi||south||991.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Tue 11:08 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| W|
|Gambier Islands||Tue 12:08 PM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:08 PM||1418 km||881 miles||766 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:08 AM||1895 km||1178 miles||1023 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:08 AM||2818 km||1751 miles||1521 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Tue 10:08 AM||2951 km||1834 miles||1594 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 11:08 AM||3232 km||2009 miles||1745 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:08 AM||3322 km||2064 miles||1794 nm|| WNW|
|Easter Island *||Tue 4:08 PM||3464 km||2153 miles||1871 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Wed 10:08 AM||3495 km||2171 miles||1887 nm|| W|
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