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 01:26:00 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 01:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.43 meters/second, 1542.4 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 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"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 16.9"||958.15 mi||west||0° 08' 53.8"||10.20 mi||south||957.85 mi|
|24 hours||14° 37' 37.4"||972.93 mi||east||3° 00' 41.6"||207.12 mi||south||987.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Normanton||Tue 11:26 AM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Tue 11:26 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| ESE|
|Tennant Creek||Tue 10:56 AM||890 km||553 miles||480 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Tue 11:26 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| NE|
|Alice Springs||Tue 10:56 AM||1183 km||735 miles||639 nm|| SW|
|Darwin||Tue 10:56 AM||1228 km||763 miles||663 nm|| WNW|
|Jayapura||Tue 10:26 AM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm|| N|
|Brisbane||Tue 11:26 AM||1734 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| SE|
|Manokwari||Tue 10:26 AM||1864 km||1158 miles||1007 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Tue 10:26 AM||1928 km||1198 miles||1041 nm|| WNW|
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