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 21:48:00 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 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.66 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.6 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' 22.8"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 49.6"||942.98 mi||west||0° 06' 24.0"||7.34 mi||south||942.71 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 46.1"||988.79 mi||east||1° 53' 30.9"||130.14 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 11:48 AM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:48 AM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Tue 10:48 AM||1943 km||1207 miles||1049 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 11:48 AM||2230 km||1386 miles||1204 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:48 PM||2321 km||1442 miles||1253 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:48 AM||2351 km||1461 miles||1269 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:48 AM||2362 km||1468 miles||1275 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 10:48 AM||2497 km||1552 miles||1349 nm|| W|
|Suva *||Wed 10:48 AM||3177 km||1974 miles||1715 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 9:48 AM||3355 km||2085 miles||1811 nm|| WNW|
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