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 23:08:00 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 23:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||170° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.27 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 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' 44.9"||942.11 mi||west||0° 06' 13.0"||7.13 mi||south||941.84 mi|
|24 hours||15° 05' 58.5"||989.28 mi||east||1° 48' 44.5"||124.67 mi||south||991.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Tue 12:08 PM||86 km||53 miles||46 nm|| ESE|
|Neiafu||Wed 12:08 PM||351 km||218 miles||189 nm|| W|
|Pangai||Wed 12:08 PM||406 km||252 miles||219 nm|| WSW|
|Pago Pago||Tue 12:08 PM||493 km||307 miles||266 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Wed 12:08 PM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Wed 1:08 PM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| NNW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Wed 1:08 PM||577 km||358 miles||311 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 12:08 PM||1037 km||645 miles||560 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Wed 12:08 PM||1155 km||718 miles||624 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Tue 1:08 PM||1172 km||728 miles||633 nm|| ESE|
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