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 04:36:00 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 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||125° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.56 meters/second, 1496.0 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"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||south||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 52.0"||929.34 mi||west||0° 01' 44.6"||2.00 mi||south||929.25 mi|
|24 hours||15° 10' 24.2"||981.64 mi||east||0° 01' 59.0"||2.28 mi||north||981.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Thu 2:06 PM||883 km||548 miles||477 nm|| ESE|
|Darwin||Thu 2:06 PM||1056 km||656 miles||570 nm|| NNE|
|Eucla||Thu 1:21 PM||1247 km||775 miles||673 nm|| SSE|
|Dili||Thu 1:36 PM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm|| N|
|Perth||Thu 12:36 PM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm|| SW|
|Denpasar||Thu 12:36 PM||1761 km||1094 miles||951 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Thu 12:36 PM||1864 km||1158 miles||1006 nm|| NNW|
|Adelaide *||Thu 3:06 PM||2005 km||1246 miles||1082 nm|| SE|
|Surabaya||Thu 11:36 AM||2058 km||1279 miles||1111 nm|| NW|
|Cairns||Thu 2:36 PM||2134 km||1326 miles||1152 nm|| E|
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