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 02:24:00 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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||172° 43' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.71 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 929.9 miles/hour or 808.1 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' 01.6"||0.03 mi||north||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 23.2"||929.70 mi||west||0° 01' 42.0"||1.95 mi||north||929.79 mi|
|24 hours||345° 13' 49.1"||955.33 mi||west||1° 21' 22.3"||93.30 mi||north||964.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Fri 1:24 PM||571 km||355 miles||309 nm|| NW|
|Nadi *||Fri 3:24 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| ENE|
|Lautoka *||Fri 3:24 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm|| NE|
|Suva *||Fri 3:24 PM||668 km||415 miles||360 nm|| ENE|
|Noumea||Fri 1:24 PM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| WSW|
|Luganville||Fri 1:24 PM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 3:24 PM||1258 km||782 miles||679 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Fri 2:24 PM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm|| NNE|
|Auckland *||Fri 3:24 PM||1792 km||1114 miles||968 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Fri 4:24 PM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| ENE|
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