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 00:34:00 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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.61 meters/second, 1510.6 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.7 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||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 49.5"||938.46 mi||west||0° 04' 53.0"||5.60 mi||north||938.72 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 57.1"||916.89 mi||east||2° 30' 39.6"||172.71 mi||north||939.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 2:34 PM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 2:34 PM||1436 km||892 miles||775 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:34 PM||1758 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Fri 1:34 PM||2499 km||1553 miles||1349 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:34 PM||2669 km||1658 miles||1441 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Sat 2:34 PM||2805 km||1743 miles||1514 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:34 PM||2928 km||1819 miles||1581 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:34 PM||3036 km||1887 miles||1640 nm|| W|
|Suva *||Sat 1:34 PM||3733 km||2319 miles||2015 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Fri 7:34 PM||3839 km||2386 miles||2073 nm|| ESE|
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