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 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.19 meters/second, 1498.3 km/hour, 931.0 miles/hour or 809.0 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' 21.8"||15.52 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 54.1"||930.73 mi||west||0° 02' 40.4"||3.06 mi||south||930.60 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 02.6"||985.92 mi||east||0° 20' 12.0"||23.16 mi||south||985.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Wed 12:46 PM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm|| NNE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 12:46 PM||990 km||615 miles||534 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Wed 11:46 AM||2062 km||1281 miles||1113 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Wed 2:46 PM||2131 km||1324 miles||1151 nm|| ESE|
|Apia *||Thu 12:46 PM||2399 km||1491 miles||1295 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 11:46 AM||2564 km||1593 miles||1385 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 11:46 AM||2591 km||1610 miles||1399 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Thu 12:46 PM||2593 km||1611 miles||1400 nm|| NNW|
|Suva *||Thu 11:46 AM||3293 km||2046 miles||1778 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Thu 10:46 AM||3536 km||2197 miles||1909 nm|| WNW|
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