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 01:36:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||169° 00' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.85 meters/second, 1497.1 km/hour, 930.2 miles/hour or 808.3 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' 21.8"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||south||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 52.6"||929.98 mi||west||0° 02' 13.4"||2.55 mi||south||929.87 mi|
|24 hours||344° 48' 01.2"||984.00 mi||west||0° 09' 24.3"||10.78 mi||south||983.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Thu 12:36 PM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm|| SW|
|Port Vila||Thu 12:36 PM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| NNW|
|Luganville||Thu 12:36 PM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| NNW|
|Kingston||Thu 1:06 PM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| S|
|Nadi *||Thu 2:36 PM||938 km||583 miles||507 nm|| ENE|
|Lautoka *||Thu 2:36 PM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| ENE|
|Suva *||Thu 2:36 PM||1027 km||638 miles||555 nm|| ENE|
|Honiara||Thu 12:36 PM||1575 km||979 miles||851 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 2:36 PM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Thu 1:36 PM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| NE|
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