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 03:24:00 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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.34 meters/second, 1513.2 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 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' 23.9"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 03.5"||940.08 mi||west||0° 05' 15.1"||6.02 mi||north||940.35 mi|
|24 hours||346° 02' 13.6"||911.50 mi||west||2° 38' 25.0"||181.60 mi||north||936.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nadi *||Sat 4:24 PM||488 km||303 miles||264 nm|| ENE|
|Lautoka *||Sat 4:24 PM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Sat 2:24 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| WNW|
|Suva *||Sat 4:24 PM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm|| ENE|
|Luganville||Sat 2:24 PM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Sat 2:24 PM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 4:24 PM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Sat 3:24 PM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm|| NNE|
|Apia *||Sat 5:24 PM||1727 km||1073 miles||932 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Fri 4:24 PM||1788 km||1111 miles||965 nm|| E|
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