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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 04:16:00 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 04:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||130° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.59 meters/second, 1496.1 km/hour, 929.6 miles/hour or 807.8 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' 21.8"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||south||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 52.0"||929.40 mi||west||0° 01' 47.9"||2.06 mi||south||929.31 mi|
|24 hours||15° 10' 36.1"||981.92 mi||east||0° 00' 43.2"||0.83 mi||north||981.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Thu 1:46 PM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| SE|
|Darwin||Thu 1:46 PM||915 km||569 miles||494 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Thu 1:01 PM||1226 km||762 miles||662 nm|| S|
|Dili||Thu 1:16 PM||1456 km||904 miles||786 nm|| NNW|
|Cairns||Thu 2:16 PM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm|| ENE|
|Adelaide *||Thu 2:46 PM||1754 km||1090 miles||947 nm|| SSE|
|Perth||Thu 12:16 PM||1931 km||1200 miles||1042 nm|| SW|
|Makassar||Thu 12:16 PM||2113 km||1313 miles||1141 nm|| NW|
|Denpasar||Thu 12:16 PM||2132 km||1325 miles||1151 nm|| NW|
|Port Moresby||Thu 2:16 PM||2165 km||1345 miles||1169 nm|| ENE|
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