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 01:24:00 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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.07 meters/second, 1537.4 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.1 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' 04.5"||955.18 mi||west||0° 07' 43.9"||8.86 mi||north||955.55 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 41.6"||868.77 mi||east||3° 29' 18.4"||239.87 mi||north||908.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sat 3:24 PM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm|| W|
|Taiohae||Sat 3:54 PM||1011 km||628 miles||546 nm|| NNE|
|Adamstown||Sat 5:24 PM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 3:24 PM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 3:24 PM||2540 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sat 2:24 PM||2743 km||1704 miles||1481 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 3:24 PM||2989 km||1857 miles||1614 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 2:24 PM||3057 km||1899 miles||1650 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 2:24 PM||3302 km||2052 miles||1783 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 8:24 PM||3745 km||2327 miles||2022 nm|| ESE|
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