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 04:46:00 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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||123° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.55 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"||929.31 mi||west||0° 01' 43.0"||1.97 mi||south||929.22 mi|
|24 hours||15° 10' 18.1"||981.49 mi||east||0° 02' 37.0"||3.00 mi||north||981.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Thu 2:16 PM||1115 km||693 miles||602 nm|| ESE|
|Darwin||Thu 2:16 PM||1204 km||748 miles||650 nm|| NE|
|Eucla||Thu 1:31 PM||1324 km||823 miles||715 nm|| SSE|
|Dili||Thu 1:46 PM||1367 km||849 miles||738 nm|| N|
|Perth||Thu 12:46 PM||1457 km||905 miles||787 nm|| SSW|
|Denpasar||Thu 12:46 PM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Thu 12:46 PM||1783 km||1108 miles||963 nm|| NNW|
|Malang||Thu 11:46 AM||1827 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| NW|
|Surabaya||Thu 11:46 AM||1890 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| NW|
|Adelaide *||Thu 3:16 PM||2157 km||1341 miles||1165 nm|| SE|
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