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 13, 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.85 meters/second, 1543.9 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 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' 24.3"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 22.5"||959.09 mi||west||0° 09' 01.3"||10.34 mi||south||958.79 mi|
|24 hours||14° 35' 39.3"||971.60 mi||east||3° 04' 09.0"||211.08 mi||south||986.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Tue 11:16 AM||720 km||448 miles||389 nm|| NNE|
|Luganville||Tue 11:16 AM||936 km||582 miles||505 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Tue 11:16 AM||1074 km||667 miles||580 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Tue 11:16 AM||1107 km||688 miles||598 nm|| SE|
|Cairns||Tue 10:16 AM||1360 km||845 miles||734 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Tue 10:16 AM||1409 km||875 miles||761 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Tue 10:16 AM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Tue 12:16 PM||1925 km||1196 miles||1040 nm|| NNE|
|Sydney *||Tue 11:16 AM||2132 km||1325 miles||1151 nm|| SSW|
|Suva *||Tue 1:16 PM||2142 km||1331 miles||1157 nm|| E|
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