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 02:46:00 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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||177° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.17 meters/second, 1512.6 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.7 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' 23.9"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 00.3"||939.71 mi||west||0° 05' 10.3"||5.93 mi||north||939.98 mi|
|24 hours||13° 59' 09.8"||912.71 mi||east||2° 36' 42.3"||179.64 mi||north||937.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nukualofa||Sat 3:46 PM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm|| SE|
|Pangai||Sat 3:46 PM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm|| E|
|Neiafu||Sat 3:46 PM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm|| E|
|Suva *||Sat 3:46 PM||421 km||262 miles||228 nm|| WNW|
|Nadi *||Sat 3:46 PM||534 km||332 miles||289 nm|| WNW|
|Lautoka *||Sat 3:46 PM||538 km||335 miles||291 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Fri 3:46 PM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm|| E|
|Apia *||Sat 4:46 PM||890 km||553 miles||480 nm|| NE|
|Pago Pago||Fri 3:46 PM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm|| NE|
|Funafuti||Sat 2:46 PM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm|| NNW|
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