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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 00:34:00 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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.96 meters/second, 1497.5 km/hour, 930.5 miles/hour or 808.6 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"||15.51 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 52.9"||930.24 mi||west||0° 02' 23.2"||2.74 mi||south||930.12 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 24.8"||984.74 mi||east||0° 13' 20.2"||15.29 mi||south||984.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nukualofa||Thu 1:34 PM||115 km||72 miles||62 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Thu 1:34 PM||207 km||129 miles||112 nm|| ENE|
|Neiafu||Thu 1:34 PM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm|| NE|
|Suva *||Thu 1:34 PM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Wed 1:34 PM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm|| ENE|
|Nadi *||Thu 1:34 PM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm|| WNW|
|Lautoka *||Thu 1:34 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| WNW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Thu 2:34 PM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm|| NNE|
|Apia *||Thu 2:34 PM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| NNE|
|Pago Pago||Wed 1:34 PM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm|| NE|
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