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 00:26:00 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.
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 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||156° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.79 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 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' 21.8"||958.95 mi||west||0° 09' 00.2"||10.32 mi||south||958.65 mi|
|24 hours||14° 35' 56.3"||971.79 mi||east||3° 03' 39.5"||210.52 mi||south||986.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Tue 11:26 AM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm|| NNE|
|Cairns||Tue 10:26 AM||1104 km||686 miles||596 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Tue 10:26 AM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| NW|
|Noumea||Tue 11:26 AM||1307 km||812 miles||706 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Tue 11:26 AM||1325 km||823 miles||715 nm|| E|
|Brisbane||Tue 10:26 AM||1330 km||826 miles||718 nm|| SSW|
|Sydney *||Tue 11:26 AM||2059 km||1280 miles||1112 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Tue 12:26 PM||2068 km||1285 miles||1117 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Tue 9:26 AM||2232 km||1387 miles||1205 nm|| NW|
|Canberra *||Tue 11:26 AM||2266 km||1408 miles||1224 nm|| SSW|
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