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 05:18:00 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||152° 51' ||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' 58.2"||1006.45 mi||west||0° 11' 16.1"||12.91 mi||north||1006.52 mi|
|24 hours||10° 43' 20.3"||741.71 mi||east||4° 25' 27.9"||304.02 mi||north||800.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 7:18 PM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Wed 7:18 PM||2011 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Thu 6:18 PM||2304 km||1432 miles||1244 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 7:18 PM||2381 km||1480 miles||1286 nm|| NNW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 7:18 PM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Thu 7:18 PM||2611 km||1622 miles||1410 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Wed 5:18 PM||2631 km||1635 miles||1420 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Wed 6:18 PM||2844 km||1767 miles||1536 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Thu 5:18 PM||3250 km||2020 miles||1755 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 6:18 PM||3401 km||2113 miles||1836 nm|| SW|
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