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 23:04:00 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: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 23:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||124° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.25 meters/second, 1509.3 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 815.0 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' 23.6"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 42.4"||937.65 mi||west||0° 04' 41.2"||5.37 mi||north||937.89 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 10.4"||919.71 mi||east||2° 26' 26.8"||167.88 mi||north||941.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Fri 3:04 PM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 6:04 PM||1754 km||1090 miles||947 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Fri 1:04 PM||2650 km||1647 miles||1431 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:04 PM||3674 km||2283 miles||1984 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:04 PM||4304 km||2674 miles||2324 nm|| WNW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 5:04 PM||4336 km||2694 miles||2341 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Fri 12:04 PM||4754 km||2954 miles||2567 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 1:04 PM||5063 km||3146 miles||2734 nm|| W|
|Mexico City||Fri 5:04 PM||5138 km||3193 miles||2774 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Fri 6:04 PM||5140 km||3194 miles||2776 nm|| E|
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