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 01:34:00 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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.86 meters/second, 1511.5 km/hour, 939.2 miles/hour or 816.2 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' 05.0"||0.09 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 54.5"||939.03 mi||west||0° 05' 00.9"||5.75 mi||north||939.28 mi|
|24 hours||14° 01' 47.0"||914.99 mi||east||2° 33' 25.8"||175.88 mi||north||938.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Fri 3:34 PM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm|| SSE|
|Alofi||Fri 2:34 PM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Fri 3:34 PM||1177 km||731 miles||635 nm|| E|
|Apia *||Sat 3:34 PM||1353 km||840 miles||730 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 2:34 PM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 2:34 PM||1607 km||999 miles||868 nm|| NW|
|Suva *||Sat 2:34 PM||2223 km||1381 miles||1200 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:34 PM||2388 km||1484 miles||1289 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Sat 1:34 PM||2499 km||1553 miles||1349 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Fri 1:34 PM||2788 km||1733 miles||1506 nm|| NW|
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