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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 04:24:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||139° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.92 meters/second, 1619.7 km/hour, 1006.4 miles/hour or 874.6 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' 32.9"||16.77 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 56.7"||1006.44 mi||west||0° 11' 16.8"||12.92 mi||north||1006.51 mi|
|24 hours||10° 43' 42.1"||742.14 mi||east||4° 25' 54.3"||304.52 mi||north||801.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Wed 6:54 PM||1016 km||632 miles||549 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Thu 6:24 PM||1965 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Wed 6:24 PM||2236 km||1389 miles||1207 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 8:24 PM||2981 km||1852 miles||1610 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Wed 6:24 PM||3055 km||1898 miles||1649 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 6:24 PM||3218 km||2000 miles||1738 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 5:24 PM||3645 km||2265 miles||1968 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Thu 6:24 PM||3855 km||2395 miles||2081 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Wed 5:24 PM||3922 km||2437 miles||2118 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Wed 4:24 PM||4088 km||2540 miles||2207 nm|| W|
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