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, October 20, 2012 at 07:06:00 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: 30%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||137° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.20 meters/second, 1505.5 km/hour, 935.5 miles/hour or 812.9 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' 24.5"||15.59 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||north||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 34.0"||935.28 mi||west||0° 03' 31.7"||4.05 mi||north||935.46 mi|
|24 hours||13° 50' 25.5"||898.37 mi||east||1° 58' 57.7"||136.38 mi||north||914.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mount Isa||Sat 5:06 PM||213 km||132 miles||115 nm|| ESE|
|Tennant Creek||Sat 4:36 PM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm|| W|
|Alice Springs||Sat 4:36 PM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm|| SW|
|Cairns||Sat 5:06 PM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| ENE|
|Darwin||Sat 4:36 PM||1118 km||694 miles||603 nm|| NW|
|Eucla||Sat 3:51 PM||1532 km||952 miles||827 nm|| SSW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 5:06 PM||1583 km||984 miles||855 nm|| NE|
|Adelaide *||Sat 5:36 PM||1631 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| S|
|Brisbane||Sat 5:06 PM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| ESE|
|Dili||Sat 4:06 PM||1823 km||1133 miles||984 nm|| NW|
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