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 00:54:00 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 00:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.70 meters/second, 1510.9 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 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' 04.9"||0.09 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 51.2"||938.65 mi||west||0° 04' 55.6"||5.65 mi||north||938.91 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 13.8"||916.26 mi||east||2° 31' 35.2"||173.77 mi||north||939.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 2:54 PM||265 km||165 miles||143 nm|| NNE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 2:54 PM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 1:54 PM||1996 km||1240 miles||1078 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:54 PM||2228 km||1385 miles||1203 nm|| ESE|
|Apia *||Sat 2:54 PM||2309 km||1435 miles||1247 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:54 PM||2459 km||1528 miles||1328 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:54 PM||2470 km||1535 miles||1334 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:54 PM||2539 km||1577 miles||1371 nm|| W|
|Suva *||Sat 1:54 PM||3230 km||2007 miles||1744 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:54 PM||3441 km||2138 miles||1858 nm|| WNW|
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