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 05:20:00 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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||130° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.03 meters/second, 1497.7 km/hour, 930.6 miles/hour or 808.7 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' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 31.8"||930.41 mi||west||0° 02' 08.8"||2.46 mi||north||930.52 mi|
|24 hours||14° 41' 24.9"||950.76 mi||east||1° 31' 20.4"||104.72 mi||north||961.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Fri 2:50 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| SE|
|Darwin||Fri 2:50 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Fri 2:05 PM||1229 km||764 miles||664 nm|| S|
|Dili||Fri 2:20 PM||1444 km||898 miles||780 nm|| NNW|
|Cairns||Fri 3:20 PM||1658 km||1030 miles||895 nm|| ENE|
|Adelaide *||Fri 3:50 PM||1765 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| SSE|
|Perth||Fri 1:20 PM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm|| SW|
|Makassar||Fri 1:20 PM||2099 km||1304 miles||1134 nm|| NW|
|Denpasar||Fri 1:20 PM||2116 km||1315 miles||1142 nm|| NW|
|Port Moresby||Fri 3:20 PM||2175 km||1352 miles||1175 nm|| ENE|
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