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 00:36:00 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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.73 meters/second, 1543.4 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.4 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' 24.3"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 21.0"||958.82 mi||west||0° 08' 59.2"||10.30 mi||south||958.52 mi|
|24 hours||14° 36' 13.3"||971.98 mi||east||3° 03' 10.0"||209.95 mi||south||986.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Tue 10:36 AM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm|| W|
|Honiara||Tue 11:36 AM||984 km||612 miles||532 nm|| NE|
|Port Moresby||Tue 10:36 AM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm|| NW|
|Brisbane||Tue 10:36 AM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm|| S|
|Port Vila||Tue 11:36 AM||1578 km||980 miles||852 nm|| E|
|Sydney *||Tue 11:36 AM||2013 km||1251 miles||1087 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Tue 9:36 AM||2043 km||1269 miles||1103 nm|| NW|
|Canberra *||Tue 11:36 AM||2202 km||1368 miles||1189 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Tue 12:36 PM||2233 km||1387 miles||1205 nm|| NE|
|Alice Springs||Tue 10:06 AM||2246 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| WSW|
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