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 03:46:00 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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 48' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.43 meters/second, 1513.6 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.3 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"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 05.5"||940.30 mi||west||0° 05' 18.0"||6.08 mi||north||940.57 mi|
|24 hours||346° 03' 02.1"||910.80 mi||west||2° 39' 24.0"||182.72 mi||north||935.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Sat 2:46 PM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm|| NNE|
|Noumea||Sat 2:46 PM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| SSW|
|Suva *||Sat 4:46 PM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Sat 2:46 PM||1381 km||858 miles||746 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Sat 3:46 PM||1715 km||1066 miles||926 nm|| NE|
|Brisbane||Sat 1:46 PM||1758 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| SW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 4:46 PM||1787 km||1111 miles||965 nm|| E|
|Auckland *||Sat 4:46 PM||2060 km||1280 miles||1112 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Sat 3:46 PM||2078 km||1291 miles||1122 nm|| N|
|Apia *||Sat 5:46 PM||2261 km||1405 miles||1221 nm|| ENE|
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