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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 00:16:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.36 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.2 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' 26.4"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 25.9"||978.18 mi||west||0° 11' 03.1"||12.66 mi||south||977.93 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 26.9"||936.43 mi||east||4° 03' 52.1"||279.44 mi||south||969.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Mon 10:16 AM||375 km||233 miles||203 nm|| NE|
|Cairns||Mon 10:16 AM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm|| SSE|
|Lae||Mon 10:16 AM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| NNE|
|Mount Hagen||Mon 10:16 AM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm|| N|
|Jayapura||Mon 9:16 AM||1103 km||685 miles||595 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Mon 9:46 AM||1503 km||934 miles||811 nm|| W|
|Manokwari||Mon 9:16 AM||1673 km||1040 miles||904 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Mon 11:16 AM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| E|
|Alice Springs||Mon 9:46 AM||1749 km||1087 miles||944 nm|| SW|
|Brisbane||Mon 10:16 AM||1953 km||1213 miles||1054 nm|| SSE|
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