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 00:44:00 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 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.66 meters/second, 1510.8 km/hour, 938.7 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"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 50.4"||938.56 mi||west||0° 04' 54.4"||5.63 mi||north||938.81 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 35.5"||916.57 mi||east||2° 31' 07.4"||173.24 mi||north||939.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 2:44 PM||250 km||155 miles||135 nm|| NNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 2:44 PM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:44 PM||1992 km||1238 miles||1075 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Fri 1:44 PM||2247 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 2:44 PM||2556 km||1588 miles||1380 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:44 PM||2558 km||1589 miles||1381 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:44 PM||2691 km||1672 miles||1453 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:44 PM||2788 km||1732 miles||1505 nm|| W|
|Suva *||Sat 1:44 PM||3481 km||2163 miles||1880 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:44 PM||3684 km||2289 miles||1989 nm|| WNW|
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