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 Friday, November 16, 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: 8%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.94 meters/second, 1497.4 km/hour, 930.4 miles/hour or 808.5 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' 22.5"||15.51 mi||west||0° 00' 02.0"||0.04 mi||north||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 29.5"||930.21 mi||west||0° 02' 02.3"||2.34 mi||north||930.32 mi|
|24 hours||14° 42' 38.2"||951.92 mi||east||1° 28' 52.0"||101.89 mi||north||961.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mount Isa||Fri 2:36 PM||166 km||103 miles||90 nm|| W|
|Cairns||Fri 2:36 PM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm|| NE|
|Alice Springs||Fri 2:06 PM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Fri 2:36 PM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm|| NNE|
|Darwin||Fri 2:06 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| NW|
|Brisbane||Fri 2:36 PM||1425 km||885 miles||769 nm|| SE|
|Adelaide *||Fri 3:06 PM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm|| S|
|Eucla||Fri 1:21 PM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| SW|
|Sydney *||Fri 3:36 PM||1766 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| SSE|
|Canberra *||Fri 3:36 PM||1796 km||1116 miles||970 nm|| SSE|
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