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 Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 11:44:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.25 meters/second, 1491.3 km/hour, 926.6 miles/hour or 805.2 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' 22.7"||15.45 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 44.7"||926.37 mi||west||0° 02' 24.6"||2.77 mi||south||926.25 mi|
|24 hours||14° 57' 21.3"||963.50 mi||east||0° 14' 23.0"||16.49 mi||south||962.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mackay||Sun 9:44 PM||139 km||87 miles||75 nm|| W|
|Lindeman Island||Sun 9:44 PM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm|| NW|
|Rockhampton||Sun 9:44 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm|| S|
|Cairns||Sun 9:44 PM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| NW|
|Brisbane||Sun 9:44 PM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm|| SSE|
|Port Moresby||Sun 9:44 PM||1366 km||849 miles||738 nm|| NNW|
|Sydney||Sun 9:44 PM||1386 km||861 miles||748 nm|| S|
|Canberra||Sun 9:44 PM||1547 km||962 miles||836 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Sun 10:44 PM||1664 km||1034 miles||899 nm|| NE|
|Alice Springs||Sun 9:14 PM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| WSW|
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