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 05:24:00 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 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||129° 35' ||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' 32.0"||930.42 mi||west||0° 02' 09.5"||2.48 mi||north||930.54 mi|
|24 hours||14° 41' 18.3"||950.66 mi||east||1° 31' 33.7"||104.98 mi||north||961.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Fri 2:54 PM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm|| SE|
|Darwin||Fri 2:54 PM||919 km||571 miles||496 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Fri 2:09 PM||1220 km||758 miles||659 nm|| S|
|Dili||Fri 2:24 PM||1409 km||876 miles||761 nm|| NNW|
|Cairns||Fri 3:24 PM||1756 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| E|
|Adelaide *||Fri 3:54 PM||1810 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| SSE|
|Perth||Fri 1:24 PM||1851 km||1150 miles||1000 nm|| SW|
|Denpasar||Fri 1:24 PM||2036 km||1265 miles||1100 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Fri 1:24 PM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm|| NW|
|Manokwari||Fri 2:24 PM||2246 km||1395 miles||1213 nm|| NNE|
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