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 23:20:00 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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||128° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.31 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 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' 23.6"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 43.7"||937.79 mi||west||0° 04' 43.2"||5.41 mi||north||938.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 36.3"||919.21 mi||east||2° 27' 12.2"||168.75 mi||north||941.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Fri 3:20 PM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm|| SSW|
|Gambier Islands||Fri 2:20 PM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 6:20 PM||2109 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Fri 1:20 PM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:20 PM||3276 km||2036 miles||1769 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:20 PM||3961 km||2461 miles||2139 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 12:20 PM||4354 km||2706 miles||2351 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 1:20 PM||4660 km||2896 miles||2516 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:20 PM||4873 km||3028 miles||2631 nm|| W|
|Mexico City||Fri 5:20 PM||5374 km||3339 miles||2902 nm|| NE|
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