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 21:56:00 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 21:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.62 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 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' 22.7"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 49.1"||942.89 mi||west||0° 06' 23.0"||7.32 mi||south||942.62 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 53.6"||988.84 mi||east||1° 53' 02.3"||129.60 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 11:56 AM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:56 AM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Tue 10:56 AM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 11:56 AM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:56 AM||2178 km||1353 miles||1176 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 10:56 AM||2298 km||1428 miles||1241 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:56 AM||2304 km||1432 miles||1244 nm|| N|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:56 PM||2509 km||1559 miles||1355 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Wed 10:56 AM||2975 km||1848 miles||1606 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 9:56 AM||3161 km||1964 miles||1707 nm|| WNW|
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