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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 00:14:00 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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.53 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.5 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' 23.7"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 47.9"||938.28 mi||west||0° 04' 50.5"||5.55 mi||north||938.53 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 40.3"||917.51 mi||east||2° 29' 43.9"||171.65 mi||north||940.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Fri 3:14 PM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Fri 2:14 PM||899 km||559 miles||486 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:14 PM||1305 km||811 miles||704 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 2:14 PM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:14 PM||2949 km||1833 miles||1592 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 1:14 PM||3002 km||1865 miles||1621 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 2:14 PM||3304 km||2053 miles||1784 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Fri 7:14 PM||3365 km||2091 miles||1817 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:14 PM||3410 km||2119 miles||1841 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:14 PM||3534 km||2196 miles||1908 nm|| W|
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