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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 05:34:00 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: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.92 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 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' 14.5"||941.38 mi||west||0° 05' 31.6"||6.34 mi||north||941.67 mi|
|24 hours||13° 52' 58.3"||907.34 mi||east||2° 44' 09.8"||188.18 mi||north||933.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sat 3:34 PM||481 km||299 miles||259 nm|| ENE|
|Alice Springs||Sat 3:04 PM||971 km||604 miles||524 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 3:34 PM||1215 km||755 miles||656 nm|| NNE|
|Darwin||Sat 3:04 PM||1393 km||866 miles||752 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Sat 3:34 PM||1465 km||911 miles||791 nm|| SE|
|Adelaide *||Sat 4:04 PM||1779 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Sat 2:34 PM||1841 km||1144 miles||994 nm|| N|
|Sydney *||Sat 4:34 PM||1875 km||1165 miles||1013 nm|| SSE|
|Eucla||Sat 2:19 PM||1903 km||1183 miles||1028 nm|| SW|
|Canberra *||Sat 4:34 PM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm|| SSE|
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