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 Friday, November 30, 2012 at 13:20:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||179° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.54 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.5 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' 30.7"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||south||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.6"||940.49 mi||west||0° 02' 15.7"||2.59 mi||south||940.61 mi|
|24 hours||348° 23' 55.1"||751.84 mi||west||1° 20' 10.9"||91.93 mi||south||760.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Fri 2:20 AM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| NNE|
|Wake Island||Sat 1:20 AM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Sat 1:20 AM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 1:20 AM||2230 km||1386 miles||1204 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 1:20 AM||2287 km||1421 miles||1235 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Fri 3:20 AM||2345 km||1457 miles||1266 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Sat 1:20 AM||2707 km||1682 miles||1461 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Sat 12:20 AM||2757 km||1713 miles||1489 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 1:20 AM||3210 km||1995 miles||1733 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:20 AM||3245 km||2017 miles||1752 nm|| SE|
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