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 00:44:00 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 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||134° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.84 meters/second, 1536.6 km/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 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° 26' 00.7"||954.68 mi||west||0° 07' 40.1"||8.79 mi||north||955.04 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 13.0"||870.06 mi||east||3° 28' 00.5"||238.38 mi||north||909.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Sat 3:44 PM||677 km||420 miles||365 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Sat 4:44 PM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Sat 2:44 PM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sat 2:44 PM||2700 km||1678 miles||1458 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 7:44 PM||2815 km||1749 miles||1520 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 2:44 PM||3268 km||2030 miles||1764 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sat 1:44 PM||3754 km||2333 miles||2027 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 2:44 PM||4014 km||2494 miles||2167 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 1:44 PM||4068 km||2528 miles||2196 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 1:44 PM||4299 km||2672 miles||2321 nm|| WSW|
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