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 6, 2012 at 20:44:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||136° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.66 meters/second, 1582.8 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.6 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' 31.8"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 52.9"||983.40 mi||west||0° 09' 20.7"||10.71 mi||south||983.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 42.4"||762.17 mi||east||4° 01' 06.7"||276.21 mi||south||815.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Wed 5:44 AM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm|| SSW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 6:44 AM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| E|
|Davao||Wed 4:44 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm|| WSW|
|Manokwari||Wed 5:44 AM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm|| S|
|Quezon||Wed 4:44 AM||1669 km||1037 miles||901 nm|| WNW|
|Manila||Wed 4:44 AM||1673 km||1040 miles||904 nm|| WNW|
|Jayapura||Wed 5:44 AM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm|| SSE|
|Manado||Wed 4:44 AM||1708 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| SW|
|Gorontalo||Wed 4:44 AM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm|| SW|
|Taipei||Wed 4:44 AM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm|| NW|
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