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, October 19, 2012 at 06:24:00 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: 19%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 19, 2012 at 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||133° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.66 meters/second, 1496.4 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 808.0 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' 23.2"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 00.0"||0.00 mi||south||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 20.4"||929.57 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||north||929.57 mi|
|24 hours||14° 27' 50.5"||934.41 mi||east||0° 40' 41.7"||46.66 mi||north||937.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Fri 3:54 PM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm|| SSE|
|Darwin||Fri 3:54 PM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| NNW|
|Eucla||Fri 3:09 PM||1260 km||783 miles||680 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Fri 4:24 PM||1404 km||872 miles||758 nm|| ENE|
|Dili||Fri 3:24 PM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm|| NNW|
|Adelaide *||Fri 4:54 PM||1638 km||1018 miles||884 nm|| SSE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 4:24 PM||1973 km||1226 miles||1065 nm|| NE|
|Perth||Fri 2:24 PM||2105 km||1308 miles||1137 nm|| SW|
|Brisbane||Fri 4:24 PM||2142 km||1331 miles||1156 nm|| ESE|
|Melbourne *||Fri 5:24 PM||2188 km||1359 miles||1181 nm|| SSE|
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