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 00:34:00 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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||132° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.78 meters/second, 1536.4 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 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"||0.15 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 59.6"||954.55 mi||west||0° 07' 39.0"||8.77 mi||north||954.92 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 36.0"||870.38 mi||east||3° 27' 41.0"||238.01 mi||north||909.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Sat 3:34 PM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Sat 4:34 PM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Sat 2:34 PM||1861 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Sat 7:34 PM||2589 km||1609 miles||1398 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 2:34 PM||2948 km||1832 miles||1592 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 2:34 PM||3476 km||2160 miles||1877 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sat 1:34 PM||4006 km||2490 miles||2163 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 2:34 PM||4270 km||2653 miles||2306 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 1:34 PM||4322 km||2686 miles||2334 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 1:34 PM||4549 km||2826 miles||2456 nm|| WSW|
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