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 00:06:00 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 00:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||125° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.63 meters/second, 1535.9 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' 56.9"||954.20 mi||west||0° 07' 36.3"||8.72 mi||north||954.56 mi|
|24 hours||13° 10' 40.1"||871.28 mi||east||3° 26' 45.8"||236.95 mi||north||910.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 4:06 PM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm|| SSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 7:06 PM||1982 km||1231 miles||1070 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Sat 2:06 PM||2576 km||1600 miles||1391 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sat 2:06 PM||3645 km||2265 miles||1968 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 2:06 PM||4094 km||2544 miles||2210 nm|| WNW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 6:06 PM||4304 km||2674 miles||2324 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Sat 1:06 PM||4713 km||2928 miles||2545 nm|| W|
|Mexico City||Sat 6:06 PM||4954 km||3079 miles||2675 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Sun 2:06 PM||4986 km||3098 miles||2692 nm|| W|
|Guatemala||Sat 6:06 PM||5189 km||3224 miles||2802 nm|| NE|
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