Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 1:46:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.53 meters/second, 1513.9 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.5 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' 22.5"||15.68 mi||West||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||South||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 36.3"||940.39 mi||West||0° 05' 51.1"||6.71 mi||South||940.14 mi|
|24 hours||15° 08' 06.5"||989.97 mi||East||1° 39' 16.9"||113.82 mi||South||991.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Wed 11:46 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm||WNW|
|Brisbane||Wed 11:46 AM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm||S|
|Port Moresby||Wed 11:46 AM||1164 km||723 miles||629 nm||NNW|
|Honiara||Wed 12:46 PM||1379 km||857 miles||745 nm||NE|
|Sydney *||Wed 12:46 PM||1649 km||1024 miles||890 nm||S|
|Port Vila||Wed 12:46 PM||1756 km||1091 miles||948 nm||E|
|Canberra *||Wed 12:46 PM||1823 km||1133 miles||985 nm||S|
|Alice Springs||Wed 11:16 AM||1923 km||1195 miles||1038 nm||WSW|
|Jayapura||Wed 10:46 AM||2181 km||1356 miles||1178 nm||NW|
|Melbourne *||Wed 12:46 PM||2188 km||1359 miles||1181 nm||SSW|
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