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 23:24:00 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: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||129° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.33 meters/second, 1509.6 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' 43.9"||937.83 mi||west||0° 04' 43.8"||5.42 mi||north||938.07 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 27.6"||919.08 mi||east||2° 27' 23.4"||168.96 mi||north||941.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Fri 3:24 PM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm|| S|
|Gambier Islands||Fri 2:24 PM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Fri 1:24 PM||2147 km||1334 miles||1160 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Fri 6:24 PM||2200 km||1367 miles||1188 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:24 PM||3177 km||1974 miles||1715 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:24 PM||3877 km||2409 miles||2094 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 12:24 PM||4254 km||2644 miles||2297 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 1:24 PM||4560 km||2833 miles||2462 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:24 PM||4774 km||2966 miles||2578 nm|| W|
|Mexico City||Fri 5:24 PM||5436 km||3378 miles||2935 nm|| NE|
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