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 00:34:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.55 meters/second, 1496.0 km/hour, 929.6 miles/hour or 807.8 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' 22.2"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.03 mi||north||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 18.2"||929.33 mi||west||0° 01' 25.1"||1.63 mi||north||929.40 mi|
|24 hours||14° 49' 00.0"||958.08 mi||east||1° 15' 02.1"||86.03 mi||north||965.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Thu 2:34 PM||129 km||80 miles||70 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Thu 1:34 PM||960 km||596 miles||518 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Thu 2:34 PM||1250 km||777 miles||675 nm|| ENE|
|Apia *||Fri 2:34 PM||1386 km||861 miles||748 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 1:34 PM||1482 km||921 miles||800 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:34 PM||1681 km||1044 miles||908 nm|| NW|
|Suva *||Fri 1:34 PM||2185 km||1358 miles||1180 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:34 PM||2529 km||1572 miles||1366 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:34 PM||2540 km||1579 miles||1372 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Thu 12:34 PM||2875 km||1786 miles||1552 nm|| NW|
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