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 = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 2:42:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 02:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.74 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 930.0 miles/hour or 808.1 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' 21.8"||15.50 mi||West||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||South||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 52.1"||929.66 mi||West||0° 02' 03.0"||2.35 mi||South||929.56 mi|
|24 hours||15° 11' 27.8"||983.12 mi||East||0° 05' 17.5"||6.07 mi||South||982.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brisbane||Thu 12:42 PM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm||S|
|Cairns||Thu 12:42 PM||912 km||566 miles||492 nm||WNW|
|Noumea||Thu 1:42 PM||1355 km||842 miles||732 nm||E|
|Port Moresby||Thu 12:42 PM||1414 km||878 miles||763 nm||NNW|
|Honiara||Thu 1:42 PM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm||NNE|
|Sydney *||Thu 1:42 PM||1478 km||918 miles||798 nm||S|
|Port Vila||Thu 1:42 PM||1594 km||990 miles||860 nm||E|
|Canberra *||Thu 1:42 PM||1673 km||1040 miles||903 nm||SSW|
|Alice Springs||Thu 12:12 PM||2046 km||1271 miles||1105 nm||WSW|
|Melbourne *||Thu 1:42 PM||2069 km||1286 miles||1117 nm||SSW|
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