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 01:14:00 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 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||170° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.60 meters/second, 1496.2 km/hour, 929.7 miles/hour or 807.9 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"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 01.3"||0.03 mi||north||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 19.9"||929.46 mi||west||0° 01' 31.3"||1.75 mi||north||929.54 mi|
|24 hours||14° 47' 59.5"||957.09 mi||east||1° 17' 20.8"||88.69 mi||north||965.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Thu 2:14 PM||205 km||127 miles||110 nm|| NNE|
|Pangai||Fri 2:14 PM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| WNW|
|Neiafu||Fri 2:14 PM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 2:14 PM||488 km||303 miles||263 nm|| W|
|Pago Pago||Thu 2:14 PM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm|| N|
|Apia *||Fri 3:14 PM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm|| N|
|Rarotonga||Thu 3:14 PM||1118 km||695 miles||604 nm|| E|
|Suva *||Fri 2:14 PM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 2:14 PM||1268 km||788 miles||685 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Fri 1:14 PM||1751 km||1088 miles||945 nm|| NW|
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