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 01:46:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||166° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.83 meters/second, 1497.0 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' 52.5"||929.94 mi||west||0° 02' 11.7"||2.52 mi||south||929.83 mi|
|24 hours||344° 48' 05.8"||983.88 mi||west||0° 08' 46.2"||10.06 mi||south||983.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Thu 12:46 PM||180 km||112 miles||97 nm|| S|
|Port Vila||Thu 12:46 PM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm|| NNE|
|Luganville||Thu 12:46 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| N|
|Kingston||Thu 1:16 PM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm|| S|
|Suva *||Thu 2:46 PM||1271 km||790 miles||686 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Thu 12:46 PM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Thu 11:46 AM||1573 km||978 miles||850 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 2:46 PM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Thu 1:46 PM||1907 km||1185 miles||1030 nm|| NE|
|Auckland *||Thu 2:46 PM||1962 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| SSE|
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