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 01:06:00 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 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.75 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' 52.1"||938.76 mi||west||0° 04' 57.2"||5.68 mi||north||939.02 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 47.9"||915.88 mi||east||2° 32' 08.4"||174.41 mi||north||939.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 3:06 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 3:06 PM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 2:06 PM||1694 km||1052 miles||915 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 3:06 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1088 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 2:06 PM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 2:06 PM||2240 km||1392 miles||1209 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:06 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm|| N|
|Adamstown||Fri 5:06 PM||2514 km||1562 miles||1358 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Sat 2:06 PM||2928 km||1819 miles||1581 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 1:06 PM||3152 km||1959 miles||1702 nm|| WNW|
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