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 23:34:00 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: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||131° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.37 meters/second, 1509.7 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 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"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 44.7"||937.92 mi||west||0° 04' 45.1"||5.45 mi||north||938.16 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 06.2"||918.77 mi||east||2° 27' 51.7"||169.50 mi||north||940.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Fri 2:34 PM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Fri 3:34 PM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Fri 1:34 PM||1896 km||1178 miles||1024 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Fri 6:34 PM||2429 km||1509 miles||1311 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:34 PM||2928 km||1820 miles||1581 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:34 PM||3673 km||2282 miles||1983 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 12:34 PM||4004 km||2488 miles||2162 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 1:34 PM||4308 km||2677 miles||2326 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:34 PM||4396 km||2731 miles||2373 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:34 PM||4527 km||2813 miles||2444 nm|| W|
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