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 = Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 5:30:00 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: 16%
|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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.89 meters/second, 1515.2 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.1 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' 24.1"||15.69 mi||West||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||North||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 14.2"||941.27 mi||West||0° 05' 30.8"||6.32 mi||North||941.55 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 09.7"||907.44 mi||East||2° 43' 56.6"||187.91 mi||North||933.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sat 3:30 PM||375 km||233 miles||203 nm||NE|
|Tennant Creek||Sat 3:00 PM||938 km||583 miles||506 nm||W|
|Alice Springs||Sat 3:00 PM||1080 km||671 miles||583 nm||WSW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 3:30 PM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm||NNE|
|Brisbane||Sat 3:30 PM||1370 km||851 miles||740 nm||SE|
|Darwin||Sat 3:00 PM||1507 km||936 miles||814 nm||WNW|
|Adelaide *||Sat 4:00 PM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm||SSW|
|Sydney *||Sat 4:30 PM||1818 km||1129 miles||981 nm||SSE|
|Jayapura||Sat 2:30 PM||1856 km||1153 miles||1002 nm||N|
|Canberra *||Sat 4:30 PM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm||SSE|
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