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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 03:46:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||137° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.63 meters/second, 1496.3 km/hour, 929.7 miles/hour or 807.9 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' 21.8"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 02.0"||0.04 mi||south||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 52.1"||929.50 mi||west||0° 01' 52.6"||2.15 mi||south||929.41 mi|
|24 hours||15° 10' 53.3"||982.33 mi||east||0° 01' 10.3"||1.35 mi||south||982.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mount Isa||Thu 1:46 PM||168 km||104 miles||91 nm|| E|
|Alice Springs||Thu 1:16 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SW|
|Cairns||Thu 1:46 PM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm|| ENE|
|Darwin||Thu 1:16 PM||1182 km||735 miles||638 nm|| NW|
|Eucla||Thu 12:31 PM||1509 km||938 miles||815 nm|| SW|
|Adelaide *||Thu 2:16 PM||1577 km||980 miles||851 nm|| S|
|Port Moresby||Thu 1:46 PM||1597 km||992 miles||862 nm|| NE|
|Brisbane||Thu 1:46 PM||1710 km||1062 miles||923 nm|| ESE|
|Dili||Thu 12:46 PM||1887 km||1172 miles||1019 nm|| NW|
|Canberra *||Thu 2:46 PM||1953 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| SSE|
Related time zone tools