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 02:14:00 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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||170° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.03 meters/second, 1512.1 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 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"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 57.8"||939.41 mi||west||0° 05' 06.0"||5.85 mi||north||939.67 mi|
|24 hours||14° 00' 19.8"||913.72 mi||east||2° 35' 15.4"||177.97 mi||north||937.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Fri 3:14 PM||48 km||30 miles||26 nm|| NNE|
|Neiafu||Sat 3:14 PM||416 km||258 miles||224 nm|| WNW|
|Pangai||Sat 3:14 PM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sat 3:14 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| WSW|
|Pago Pago||Fri 3:14 PM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm|| N|
|Apia *||Sat 4:14 PM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| NNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 4:14 PM||1098 km||682 miles||593 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 3:14 PM||1120 km||696 miles||605 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Sat 3:14 PM||1216 km||755 miles||656 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 2:14 PM||1668 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| NW|
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