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 00:26:00 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 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||142° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.30 meters/second, 1574.3 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.1 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"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 25.1"||978.05 mi||west||0° 11' 02.5"||12.65 mi||south||977.80 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 47.4"||936.71 mi||east||4° 03' 32.1"||279.06 mi||south||970.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Mon 10:26 AM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| ENE|
|Cairns||Mon 10:26 AM||690 km||429 miles||372 nm|| SSE|
|Lae||Mon 10:26 AM||762 km||474 miles||412 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Mon 9:26 AM||1031 km||641 miles||557 nm|| N|
|Darwin||Mon 9:56 AM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm|| W|
|Manokwari||Mon 9:26 AM||1503 km||934 miles||811 nm|| NW|
|Alice Springs||Mon 9:56 AM||1592 km||989 miles||859 nm|| SSW|
|Dili||Mon 9:26 AM||1857 km||1154 miles||1003 nm|| W|
|Honiara||Mon 11:26 AM||1957 km||1216 miles||1057 nm|| E|
|Brisbane||Mon 10:26 AM||2075 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| SSE|
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