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 Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 06:36:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.41 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.9 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' 33.3"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 17.3"||994.05 mi||west||0° 09' 50.0"||11.27 mi||north||993.89 mi|
|24 hours||10° 45' 08.8"||734.38 mi||east||3° 42' 24.3"||254.79 mi||north||773.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 8:36 PM||1113 km||692 miles||601 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Fri 8:36 PM||1566 km||973 miles||846 nm|| NNW|
|Papeete||Fri 8:36 PM||2952 km||1834 miles||1594 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Fri 6:36 PM||3056 km||1899 miles||1650 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 7:36 PM||3087 km||1918 miles||1667 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Sat 8:36 PM||3469 km||2156 miles||1873 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 8:36 PM||3513 km||2183 miles||1897 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Fri 7:36 PM||3527 km||2192 miles||1904 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 7:36 PM||3784 km||2351 miles||2043 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:36 PM||3895 km||2420 miles||2103 nm|| WSW|
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