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 23:34:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.47 meters/second, 1495.7 km/hour, 929.4 miles/hour or 807.6 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' 22.1"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||north||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 15.7"||929.15 mi||west||0° 01' 15.8"||1.45 mi||north||929.22 mi|
|24 hours||14° 50' 29.1"||959.54 mi||east||1° 11' 32.7"||82.03 mi||north||966.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 1:34 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:34 PM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Thu 3:34 PM||1751 km||1088 miles||946 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Thu 12:34 PM||2450 km||1522 miles||1323 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:34 PM||2773 km||1723 miles||1497 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Fri 1:34 PM||2785 km||1730 miles||1504 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:34 PM||2933 km||1823 miles||1584 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:34 PM||2973 km||1847 miles||1605 nm|| W|
|Suva *||Fri 12:34 PM||3680 km||2287 miles||1987 nm|| W|
|Chatham Islands *||Fri 1:19 PM||3777 km||2347 miles||2040 nm|| SW|
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