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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 01:56:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 01:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||138° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.48 meters/second, 1567.7 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.5 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' 28.4"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 24.4"||974.07 mi||west||0° 09' 41.2"||11.10 mi||north||974.46 mi|
|24 hours||12° 14' 32.0"||823.94 mi||east||4° 06' 58.0"||282.94 mi||north||877.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sun 4:26 PM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm|| N|
|Papeete||Sun 3:56 PM||1255 km||780 miles||678 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Sun 5:56 PM||1576 km||979 miles||851 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 3:56 PM||2402 km||1493 miles||1297 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 3:56 PM||2662 km||1654 miles||1437 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sun 2:56 PM||3394 km||2109 miles||1832 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Sun 8:56 PM||3408 km||2118 miles||1840 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Mon 2:56 PM||3578 km||2223 miles||1932 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Mon 3:56 PM||3579 km||2224 miles||1932 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Mon 2:56 PM||3968 km||2465 miles||2142 nm|| WSW|
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