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 01:04:00 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 01:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.74 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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' 52.0"||938.74 mi||west||0° 04' 57.0"||5.68 mi||north||939.00 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 52.1"||915.94 mi||east||2° 32' 03.0"||174.30 mi||north||939.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 3:04 PM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 3:04 PM||699 km||435 miles||378 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 2:04 PM||1744 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 3:04 PM||2064 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 2:04 PM||2232 km||1387 miles||1205 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 2:04 PM||2289 km||1423 miles||1236 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:04 PM||2407 km||1496 miles||1300 nm|| N|
|Adamstown||Fri 5:04 PM||2467 km||1533 miles||1332 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Sat 2:04 PM||2978 km||1851 miles||1608 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 1:04 PM||3200 km||1989 miles||1728 nm|| WNW|
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