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 05:14:00 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 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 53' ||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' 58.1"||1006.45 mi||west||0° 11' 16.2"||12.91 mi||north||1006.52 mi|
|24 hours||10° 43' 21.9"||741.74 mi||east||4° 25' 29.9"||304.06 mi||north||800.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 7:14 PM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Wed 7:14 PM||1994 km||1239 miles||1076 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Thu 6:14 PM||2399 km||1491 miles||1295 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 7:14 PM||2409 km||1497 miles||1301 nm|| NNW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 7:14 PM||2537 km||1576 miles||1370 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Thu 7:14 PM||2696 km||1675 miles||1456 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Wed 5:14 PM||2739 km||1702 miles||1479 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Wed 6:14 PM||2913 km||1810 miles||1573 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Thu 5:14 PM||3353 km||2083 miles||1810 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 6:14 PM||3476 km||2160 miles||1877 nm|| SW|
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