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 = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 3:46:00 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: 8%
|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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.85 meters/second, 1497.0 km/hour, 930.2 miles/hour or 808.3 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' 22.3"||15.50 mi||West||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||North||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 27.1"||929.94 mi||West||0° 01' 54.4"||2.19 mi||North||930.04 mi|
|24 hours||14° 44' 01.7"||953.19 mi||East||1° 25' 58.7"||98.57 mi||North||962.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brisbane||Fri 1:46 PM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm||S|
|Cairns||Fri 1:46 PM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm||WNW|
|Noumea||Fri 2:46 PM||1369 km||850 miles||739 nm||E|
|Port Moresby||Fri 1:46 PM||1412 km||877 miles||763 nm||NNW|
|Honiara||Fri 2:46 PM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm||NNE|
|Sydney *||Fri 2:46 PM||1470 km||913 miles||793 nm||S|
|Port Vila||Fri 2:46 PM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm||E|
|Canberra *||Fri 2:46 PM||1664 km||1034 miles||898 nm||SSW|
|Alice Springs||Fri 1:16 PM||2030 km||1262 miles||1096 nm||WSW|
|Melbourne *||Fri 2:46 PM||2058 km||1279 miles||1111 nm||SSW|
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