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 22:46:00 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 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.38 meters/second, 1517.0 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 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' 06.2"||0.12 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 46.2"||942.34 mi||west||0° 06' 16.0"||7.19 mi||south||942.08 mi|
|24 hours||15° 05' 39.2"||989.15 mi||east||1° 50' 03.5"||126.18 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.
|Alofi||Tue 11:46 AM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Tue 12:46 PM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm|| ESE|
|Pago Pago||Tue 11:46 AM||749 km||465 miles||404 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Wed 12:46 PM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 11:46 AM||1062 km||660 miles||573 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:46 AM||1209 km||751 miles||653 nm|| NNW|
|Papeete||Tue 12:46 PM||1679 km||1043 miles||906 nm|| E|
|Suva *||Wed 11:46 AM||1711 km||1063 miles||924 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:46 AM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:46 AM||2415 km||1501 miles||1304 nm|| NNW|
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