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 02:06:00 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: 24%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||154° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.30 meters/second, 1538.3 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 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' 26.1"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 08.6"||955.71 mi||west||0° 07' 48.0"||8.94 mi||north||956.08 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 05.8"||867.42 mi||east||3° 30' 39.3"||241.41 mi||north||907.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sat 4:06 PM||497 km||309 miles||269 nm|| E|
|Rarotonga||Sat 4:06 PM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Sat 3:06 PM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 4:06 PM||1916 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 3:06 PM||2024 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 4:06 PM||2100 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Sun 3:06 PM||2260 km||1404 miles||1220 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Sat 6:06 PM||2660 km||1653 miles||1436 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Sun 3:06 PM||2909 km||1807 miles||1571 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sun 2:06 PM||3028 km||1882 miles||1635 nm|| WNW|
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