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 22:08:00 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 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||156° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.56 meters/second, 1517.6 km/hour, 943.0 miles/hour or 819.4 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' 48.4"||942.76 mi||west||0° 06' 21.3"||7.29 mi||south||942.49 mi|
|24 hours||15° 05' 04.8"||988.92 mi||east||1° 52' 19.5"||128.78 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.
|Rarotonga||Tue 12:08 PM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Tue 12:08 PM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Tue 11:08 AM||1438 km||893 miles||776 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 12:08 PM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:08 AM||1911 km||1187 miles||1032 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 11:08 AM||2000 km||1242 miles||1080 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:08 PM||2269 km||1410 miles||1225 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Wed 11:08 AM||2671 km||1660 miles||1442 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Tue 2:08 PM||2793 km||1736 miles||1508 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:08 AM||2873 km||1785 miles||1551 nm|| WNW|
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