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 22:24:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||129° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.39 meters/second, 1495.4 km/hour, 929.2 miles/hour or 807.5 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' 22.1"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||north||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 13.0"||928.97 mi||west||0° 01' 04.9"||1.24 mi||north||929.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 52' 09.9"||961.22 mi||east||1° 07' 26.8"||77.34 mi||north||967.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 2:24 PM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm|| S|
|Gambier Islands||Thu 1:24 PM||588 km||365 miles||317 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Thu 12:24 PM||2109 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Thu 5:24 PM||2191 km||1362 miles||1183 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 12:24 PM||3111 km||1933 miles||1680 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:24 PM||3915 km||2432 miles||2114 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Thu 11:24 AM||4193 km||2605 miles||2264 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 12:24 PM||4515 km||2805 miles||2438 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 11:24 AM||4703 km||2922 miles||2539 nm|| W|
|Suva *||Fri 11:24 AM||5420 km||3368 miles||2926 nm|| W|
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