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 Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 21:32:00 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: 31%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.29 meters/second, 1613.9 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 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' 31.1"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 10.4"||1002.75 mi||west||0° 11' 48.0"||13.51 mi||south||1002.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 48.5"||808.96 mi||east||4° 50' 15.7"||332.41 mi||south||875.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Fri 6:32 AM||971 km||604 miles||524 nm|| SW|
|Hagåtña||Fri 7:32 AM||1160 km||721 miles||627 nm|| NNW|
|Palikir||Fri 8:32 AM||1276 km||793 miles||689 nm|| ENE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 7:32 AM||1408 km||875 miles||760 nm|| S|
|Melekeok||Fri 6:32 AM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Fri 6:32 AM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Fri 8:32 AM||1991 km||1237 miles||1075 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Fri 9:32 AM||2229 km||1385 miles||1204 nm|| E|
|Cairns||Fri 7:32 AM||2240 km||1392 miles||1210 nm|| S|
|Manado||Fri 5:32 AM||2500 km||1553 miles||1350 nm|| W|
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