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 23:18:00 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 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.22 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.8 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 44.4"||942.00 mi||west||0° 06' 11.6"||7.10 mi||south||941.74 mi|
|24 hours||15° 06' 07.3"||989.34 mi||east||1° 48' 08.5"||123.99 mi||south||991.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Tue 12:18 PM||332 km||207 miles||180 nm|| E|
|Nukualofa||Wed 12:18 PM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm|| SW|
|Pago Pago||Tue 12:18 PM||556 km||345 miles||300 nm|| NNE|
|Apia *||Wed 1:18 PM||560 km||348 miles||303 nm|| NNE|
|Suva *||Wed 12:18 PM||902 km||561 miles||487 nm|| W|
|Lautoka *||Wed 12:18 PM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| W|
|Nadi *||Wed 12:18 PM||1013 km||629 miles||547 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Wed 12:18 PM||1056 km||656 miles||570 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Wed 11:18 AM||1406 km||874 miles||759 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 1:18 PM||1416 km||880 miles||765 nm|| ESE|
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