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 05:46:00 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: 8%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||124° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.08 meters/second, 1497.9 km/hour, 930.7 miles/hour or 808.8 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' 22.5"||15.51 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 33.2"||930.52 mi||west||0° 02' 12.9"||2.54 mi||north||930.64 mi|
|24 hours||14° 40' 41.1"||950.07 mi||east||1° 32' 47.5"||106.39 mi||north||960.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Fri 3:16 PM||1040 km||646 miles||562 nm|| ESE|
|Darwin||Fri 3:16 PM||1144 km||711 miles||618 nm|| NE|
|Eucla||Fri 2:31 PM||1302 km||809 miles||703 nm|| SSE|
|Dili||Fri 2:46 PM||1347 km||837 miles||727 nm|| N|
|Perth||Fri 1:46 PM||1507 km||937 miles||814 nm|| SSW|
|Denpasar||Fri 1:46 PM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Fri 1:46 PM||1798 km||1117 miles||971 nm|| NNW|
|Malang||Fri 12:46 PM||1876 km||1166 miles||1013 nm|| NW|
|Surabaya||Fri 12:46 PM||1938 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| NW|
|Adelaide *||Fri 4:16 PM||2111 km||1312 miles||1140 nm|| SE|
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