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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 02:46:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||137° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.26 meters/second, 1512.9 km/hour, 940.1 miles/hour or 816.9 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"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 33.2"||939.84 mi||west||0° 05' 42.3"||6.54 mi||south||939.59 mi|
|24 hours||15° 08' 51.3"||990.26 mi||east||1° 35' 33.7"||109.57 mi||south||991.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tennant Creek||Wed 12:16 PM||312 km||194 miles||168 nm|| WSW|
|Alice Springs||Wed 12:16 PM||611 km||379 miles||330 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Wed 12:46 PM||949 km||590 miles||513 nm|| ENE|
|Darwin||Wed 12:16 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| NW|
|Port Moresby||Wed 12:46 PM||1523 km||946 miles||822 nm|| NE|
|Eucla||Wed 11:31 AM||1619 km||1006 miles||874 nm|| SSW|
|Dili||Wed 11:46 AM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm|| NW|
|Adelaide *||Wed 1:16 PM||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm|| S|
|Brisbane||Wed 12:46 PM||1872 km||1163 miles||1011 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Wed 11:46 AM||1873 km||1164 miles||1011 nm|| NNE|
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