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 Tuesday, November 20, 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||128° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.82 meters/second, 1594.2 km/hour, 990.6 miles/hour or 860.8 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' 30.4"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 24.4"||990.53 mi||west||0° 10' 49.8"||12.41 mi||north||990.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 48.9"||787.31 mi||east||4° 26' 45.9"||305.55 mi||north||848.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Mon 6:06 PM||1757 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Mon 4:06 PM||2421 km||1505 miles||1308 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Mon 9:06 PM||2850 km||1771 miles||1539 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Tue 4:06 PM||3389 km||2106 miles||1830 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 4:06 PM||3568 km||2217 miles||1927 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Mon 8:06 PM||4547 km||2825 miles||2455 nm|| NE|
|Alofi||Mon 3:06 PM||4553 km||2829 miles||2458 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Mon 4:06 PM||4634 km||2879 miles||2502 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Tue 4:06 PM||4703 km||2922 miles||2540 nm|| W|
|Los Angeles||Mon 6:06 PM||4920 km||3057 miles||2656 nm|| NNE|
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