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 01:34:00 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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.12 meters/second, 1537.6 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.3 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||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 05.5"||955.31 mi||west||0° 07' 45.0"||8.88 mi||north||955.67 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 18.7"||868.45 mi||east||3° 29' 37.8"||240.24 mi||north||908.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sat 3:34 PM||334 km||207 miles||180 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 3:34 PM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Sat 5:34 PM||1925 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 3:34 PM||2396 km||1489 miles||1294 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Sat 2:34 PM||2490 km||1547 miles||1344 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 3:34 PM||2733 km||1698 miles||1476 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 2:34 PM||2807 km||1744 miles||1515 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 2:34 PM||3053 km||1897 miles||1649 nm|| WSW|
|Suva *||Sun 2:34 PM||3722 km||2313 miles||2010 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Sat 1:34 PM||3795 km||2358 miles||2049 nm|| WNW|
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