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 06:04:00 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 06:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||134° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.05 meters/second, 1515.8 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 17.1"||941.69 mi||west||0° 05' 35.2"||6.41 mi||north||941.98 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 51.3"||906.38 mi||east||2° 45' 28.1"||189.67 mi||north||933.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Sat 3:34 PM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| S|
|Darwin||Sat 3:34 PM||841 km||522 miles||454 nm|| NNW|
|Cairns||Sat 4:04 PM||1200 km||746 miles||648 nm|| E|
|Eucla||Sat 2:49 PM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm|| SSW|
|Dili||Sat 3:04 PM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm|| NW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 4:04 PM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| NE|
|Adelaide *||Sat 4:34 PM||1797 km||1117 miles||970 nm|| SSE|
|Jayapura||Sat 3:04 PM||1946 km||1209 miles||1051 nm|| NNE|
|Manokwari||Sat 3:04 PM||2018 km||1254 miles||1089 nm|| N|
|Brisbane||Sat 4:04 PM||2091 km||1299 miles||1129 nm|| ESE|
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