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 00:24:00 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 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||171° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.91 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.2 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"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 40.8"||941.30 mi||west||0° 06' 02.4"||6.93 mi||south||941.04 mi|
|24 hours||344° 52' 56.9"||989.68 mi||west||1° 44' 10.6"||119.44 mi||south||991.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Wed 11:24 AM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm|| WNW|
|Luganville||Wed 11:24 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| NW|
|Noumea||Wed 11:24 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| SW|
|Nadi *||Wed 1:24 PM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm|| E|
|Lautoka *||Wed 1:24 PM||683 km||425 miles||369 nm|| E|
|Suva *||Wed 1:24 PM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Wed 12:24 PM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm|| NE|
|Nukualofa||Wed 1:24 PM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Wed 11:24 AM||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Wed 2:24 PM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm|| ENE|
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