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 02:24:00 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: 15%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||172° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.08 meters/second, 1512.3 km/hour, 939.7 miles/hour or 816.6 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' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 58.6"||939.50 mi||west||0° 05' 07.4"||5.87 mi||north||939.77 mi|
|24 hours||13° 59' 57.9"||913.41 mi||east||2° 35' 42.5"||178.49 mi||north||937.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Neiafu||Sat 3:24 PM||176 km||109 miles||95 nm|| WNW|
|Pangai||Sat 3:24 PM||197 km||122 miles||106 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 3:24 PM||277 km||172 miles||150 nm|| E|
|Nukualofa||Sat 3:24 PM||338 km||210 miles||183 nm|| SW|
|Pago Pago||Fri 3:24 PM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| NNE|
|Apia *||Sat 4:24 PM||623 km||387 miles||337 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Sat 3:24 PM||965 km||600 miles||521 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 3:24 PM||1121 km||697 miles||605 nm|| N|
|Rarotonga||Fri 4:24 PM||1346 km||836 miles||727 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Sat 2:24 PM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm|| NW|
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