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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 00:24:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.53 meters/second, 1495.9 km/hour, 929.5 miles/hour or 807.7 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' 22.3"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.03 mi||north||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 17.8"||929.30 mi||west||0° 01' 23.5"||1.60 mi||north||929.37 mi|
|24 hours||14° 49' 15.0"||958.33 mi||east||1° 14' 27.2"||85.37 mi||north||965.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Thu 2:24 PM||136 km||84 miles||73 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Thu 2:24 PM||1012 km||629 miles||547 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Thu 1:24 PM||1206 km||749 miles||651 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 2:24 PM||1603 km||996 miles||866 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 1:24 PM||1731 km||1076 miles||935 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:24 PM||1860 km||1156 miles||1004 nm|| NW|
|Suva *||Fri 1:24 PM||2434 km||1512 miles||1314 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:24 PM||2514 km||1562 miles||1357 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:24 PM||2750 km||1709 miles||1485 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Thu 4:24 PM||2949 km||1833 miles||1593 nm|| ESE|
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