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 21:46:00 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 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 00' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.67 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.7 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"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 49.7"||943.00 mi||west||0° 06' 24.3"||7.34 mi||south||942.73 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 44.3"||988.77 mi||east||1° 53' 38.1"||130.28 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 11:46 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:46 AM||964 km||599 miles||520 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Tue 10:46 AM||1993 km||1238 miles||1076 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:46 PM||2274 km||1413 miles||1228 nm|| ESE|
|Apia *||Wed 11:46 AM||2280 km||1417 miles||1231 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:46 AM||2365 km||1470 miles||1277 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:46 AM||2408 km||1497 miles||1300 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 10:46 AM||2547 km||1583 miles||1375 nm|| W|
|Suva *||Wed 10:46 AM||3227 km||2005 miles||1743 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 9:46 AM||3403 km||2115 miles||1838 nm|| WNW|
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