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 Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 08:46:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.78 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 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' 31.5"||15.88 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 34.1"||952.23 mi||west||0° 04' 57.1"||5.68 mi||north||952.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 45.8"||752.58 mi||east||1° 34' 35.2"||108.44 mi||north||756.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Mon 10:46 PM||657 km||408 miles||354 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Mon 10:46 PM||979 km||608 miles||528 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 10:46 PM||2069 km||1285 miles||1117 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Mon 9:46 PM||3084 km||1916 miles||1665 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco||Tue 12:46 AM||3335 km||2072 miles||1801 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Tue 12:46 AM||3487 km||2166 miles||1883 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Mon 8:46 PM||3636 km||2259 miles||1963 nm|| WSW|
|Las Vegas||Tue 12:46 AM||3833 km||2382 miles||2070 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 9:46 PM||3948 km||2453 miles||2132 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Mon 10:46 PM||4001 km||2486 miles||2161 nm|| S|
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