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 01:24:00 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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.82 meters/second, 1511.4 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.1 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' 23.8"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 53.7"||938.93 mi||west||0° 04' 59.6"||5.73 mi||north||939.19 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 08.7"||915.31 mi||east||2° 32' 58.2"||175.36 mi||north||938.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Fri 3:24 PM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Fri 3:24 PM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Fri 2:24 PM||1240 km||771 miles||670 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 3:24 PM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 2:24 PM||1792 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 2:24 PM||1803 km||1120 miles||973 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:24 PM||2365 km||1470 miles||1277 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Sat 2:24 PM||2475 km||1538 miles||1336 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 1:24 PM||2728 km||1695 miles||1473 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Fri 5:24 PM||2947 km||1831 miles||1591 nm|| ESE|
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