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 22:28:00 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 22:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||161° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.46 meters/second, 1517.3 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 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"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 47.3"||942.54 mi||west||0° 06' 18.5"||7.23 mi||south||942.27 mi|
|24 hours||15° 05' 23.0"||989.04 mi||east||1° 51' 08.0"||127.42 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 12:28 PM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm|| SSE|
|Alofi||Tue 11:28 AM||933 km||580 miles||504 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Tue 12:28 PM||1224 km||761 miles||661 nm|| E|
|Apia *||Wed 12:28 PM||1262 km||784 miles||681 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:28 AM||1503 km||934 miles||811 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 11:28 AM||1504 km||935 miles||812 nm|| WSW|
|Suva *||Wed 11:28 AM||2166 km||1346 miles||1170 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:28 PM||2307 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:28 AM||2407 km||1495 miles||1300 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:28 AM||2680 km||1666 miles||1447 nm|| NW|
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