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 00:14:00 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 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.67 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 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' 57.8"||954.30 mi||west||0° 07' 37.1"||8.73 mi||north||954.67 mi|
|24 hours||13° 10' 21.8"||871.02 mi||east||3° 27' 01.5"||237.26 mi||north||909.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 4:14 PM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm|| SSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 7:14 PM||2150 km||1336 miles||1161 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Sat 2:14 PM||2372 km||1474 miles||1281 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sat 2:14 PM||3446 km||2141 miles||1861 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 2:14 PM||3913 km||2431 miles||2113 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Sat 1:14 PM||4511 km||2803 miles||2436 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 2:14 PM||4782 km||2971 miles||2582 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 1:14 PM||5047 km||3136 miles||2725 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Sat 6:14 PM||5078 km||3155 miles||2742 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Sat 6:14 PM||5345 km||3321 miles||2886 nm|| NE|
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