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 01:14:00 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 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.01 meters/second, 1537.2 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.0 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"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 03.5"||955.05 mi||west||0° 07' 43.0"||8.85 mi||north||955.42 mi|
|24 hours||13° 08' 04.5"||869.09 mi||east||3° 28' 59.1"||239.50 mi||north||908.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sat 3:14 PM||841 km||522 miles||454 nm|| W|
|Taiohae||Sat 3:44 PM||913 km||568 miles||493 nm|| NNE|
|Gambier Islands||Sat 4:14 PM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Sat 5:14 PM||1499 km||932 miles||809 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 3:14 PM||1960 km||1218 miles||1058 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 3:14 PM||2701 km||1679 miles||1459 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sat 2:14 PM||2996 km||1861 miles||1618 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 3:14 PM||3245 km||2017 miles||1752 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 2:14 PM||3308 km||2055 miles||1786 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Sat 8:14 PM||3510 km||2181 miles||1895 nm|| ESE|
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