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 01:46:00 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 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.65 meters/second, 1496.3 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 808.0 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' 01.5"||0.03 mi||north||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 21.4"||929.56 mi||west||0° 01' 36.2"||1.84 mi||north||929.65 mi|
|24 hours||14° 47' 10.1"||956.29 mi||east||1° 19' 11.5"||90.80 mi||north||964.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nukualofa||Fri 2:46 PM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm|| E|
|Pangai||Fri 2:46 PM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| ENE|
|Suva *||Fri 2:46 PM||461 km||287 miles||249 nm|| NW|
|Neiafu||Fri 2:46 PM||501 km||311 miles||270 nm|| ENE|
|Nadi *||Fri 2:46 PM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm|| NW|
|Lautoka *||Fri 2:46 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Thu 2:46 PM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| E|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Fri 3:46 PM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Fri 3:46 PM||1029 km||639 miles||555 nm|| NE|
|Funafuti||Fri 1:46 PM||1387 km||862 miles||749 nm|| NNW|
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