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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 00:08:00 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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||174° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.98 meters/second, 1515.5 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 41.6"||941.47 mi||west||0° 06' 04.6"||6.97 mi||south||941.21 mi|
|24 hours||344° 53' 10.2"||989.60 mi||west||1° 45' 08.3"||120.54 mi||south||991.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nadi *||Wed 1:08 PM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm|| ENE|
|Lautoka *||Wed 1:08 PM||297 km||184 miles||160 nm|| ENE|
|Suva *||Wed 1:08 PM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Wed 11:08 AM||713 km||443 miles||385 nm|| W|
|Luganville||Wed 11:08 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Wed 11:08 AM||965 km||600 miles||521 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 1:08 PM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Wed 12:08 PM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm|| NNE|
|Apia *||Wed 2:08 PM||1521 km||945 miles||821 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Tue 1:08 PM||1592 km||990 miles||860 nm|| E|
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