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 01:14:00 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 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.78 meters/second, 1511.2 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 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' 52.8"||938.84 mi||west||0° 04' 58.2"||5.70 mi||north||939.09 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 30.5"||915.62 mi||east||2° 32' 30.6"||174.83 mi||north||938.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Fri 3:14 PM||464 km||288 miles||250 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Fri 3:14 PM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Fri 2:14 PM||1492 km||927 miles||806 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 3:14 PM||1822 km||1132 miles||984 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 2:14 PM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 2:14 PM||2040 km||1268 miles||1102 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:14 PM||2372 km||1474 miles||1281 nm|| N|
|Adamstown||Fri 5:14 PM||2706 km||1682 miles||1461 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Sat 2:14 PM||2726 km||1694 miles||1472 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 1:14 PM||2962 km||1841 miles||1600 nm|| WNW|
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