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 02:22:00 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 02:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||132° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.89 meters/second, 1594.4 km/hour, 990.7 miles/hour or 860.9 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' 25.7"||990.69 mi||west||0° 10' 50.2"||12.42 mi||north||991.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 24.6"||786.96 mi||east||4° 26' 54.0"||305.70 mi||north||848.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Mon 4:52 PM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Mon 6:22 PM||1779 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Mon 4:22 PM||2043 km||1270 miles||1103 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 4:22 PM||2991 km||1858 miles||1615 nm|| WNW|
|Easter Island *||Mon 9:22 PM||3159 km||1963 miles||1705 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 4:22 PM||3190 km||1982 miles||1723 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Mon 3:22 PM||4152 km||2580 miles||2242 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 3:22 PM||4229 km||2628 miles||2284 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Tue 4:22 PM||4286 km||2663 miles||2314 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Mon 4:22 PM||4351 km||2704 miles||2349 nm|| NW|
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