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 05:34:00 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 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 44' ||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' 58.6"||1006.45 mi||west||0° 11' 15.9"||12.90 mi||north||1006.52 mi|
|24 hours||10° 43' 14.1"||741.58 mi||east||4° 25' 20.0"||303.87 mi||north||800.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 7:34 PM||175 km||109 miles||94 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 6:34 PM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Wed 7:34 PM||2134 km||1326 miles||1152 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Wed 5:34 PM||2199 km||1366 miles||1187 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Thu 7:34 PM||2287 km||1421 miles||1235 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Wed 7:34 PM||2316 km||1439 miles||1251 nm|| N|
|Rarotonga||Wed 7:34 PM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Wed 6:34 PM||2590 km||1610 miles||1399 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 5:34 PM||2845 km||1768 miles||1536 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 6:34 PM||3117 km||1937 miles||1683 nm|| SW|
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