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 22:18:00 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 22:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.51 meters/second, 1517.4 km/hour, 942.9 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' 47.8"||942.65 mi||west||0° 06' 19.9"||7.26 mi||south||942.38 mi|
|24 hours||15° 05' 13.8"||988.98 mi||east||1° 51' 43.8"||128.10 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 12:18 PM||310 km||192 miles||167 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Tue 12:18 PM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Tue 11:18 AM||1185 km||737 miles||640 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 12:18 PM||1497 km||930 miles||808 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:18 AM||1699 km||1056 miles||918 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 11:18 AM||1751 km||1088 miles||946 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:18 PM||2273 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Wed 11:18 AM||2419 km||1503 miles||1306 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:18 AM||2638 km||1639 miles||1424 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:18 AM||2851 km||1772 miles||1539 nm|| NW|
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