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 21:58:00 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 21:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.61 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 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' 06.3"||0.12 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 49.0"||942.87 mi||west||0° 06' 22.6"||7.31 mi||south||942.60 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 55.4"||988.85 mi||east||1° 52' 55.3"||129.46 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 11:58 AM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:58 AM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Tue 10:58 AM||1690 km||1050 miles||913 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 11:58 AM||1983 km||1232 miles||1071 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:58 AM||2133 km||1325 miles||1151 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 10:58 AM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:58 AM||2295 km||1426 miles||1239 nm|| N|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:58 PM||2556 km||1588 miles||1380 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Wed 10:58 AM||2924 km||1817 miles||1579 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 9:58 AM||3113 km||1934 miles||1681 nm|| WNW|
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