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 02:24:00 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: 24%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.40 meters/second, 1538.7 km/hour, 956.1 miles/hour or 830.8 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||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 10.2"||955.94 mi||west||0° 07' 49.8"||8.97 mi||north||956.31 mi|
|24 hours||13° 05' 24.7"||866.84 mi||east||3° 31' 13.5"||242.06 mi||north||907.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Sat 4:24 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Sat 4:24 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Sat 3:24 PM||1232 km||765 miles||665 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sun 4:24 PM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 3:24 PM||1605 km||998 miles||867 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 3:24 PM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 4:24 PM||2071 km||1287 miles||1119 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Sun 3:24 PM||2451 km||1523 miles||1324 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sun 2:24 PM||2584 km||1606 miles||1395 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Sat 2:24 PM||2725 km||1693 miles||1471 nm|| NW|
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