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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 00:04:00 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: 23%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 00:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||124° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.62 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 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' 25.9"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 56.7"||954.18 mi||west||0° 07' 36.2"||8.71 mi||north||954.54 mi|
|24 hours||13° 10' 44.6"||871.34 mi||east||3° 26' 41.7"||236.88 mi||north||910.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 4:04 PM||1035 km||643 miles||559 nm|| SSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 7:04 PM||1941 km||1206 miles||1048 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Sat 2:04 PM||2627 km||1632 miles||1418 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sat 2:04 PM||3695 km||2296 miles||1995 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 2:04 PM||4139 km||2572 miles||2235 nm|| WNW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 6:04 PM||4256 km||2645 miles||2298 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Sat 1:04 PM||4763 km||2960 miles||2572 nm|| W|
|Mexico City||Sat 6:04 PM||4925 km||3060 miles||2659 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Sun 2:04 PM||5037 km||3130 miles||2720 nm|| W|
|Guatemala||Sat 6:04 PM||5150 km||3200 miles||2781 nm|| NE|
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