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 06:06:00 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 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||134° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.06 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' 24.2"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 17.4"||941.71 mi||west||0° 05' 35.5"||6.41 mi||north||942.00 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 46.8"||906.31 mi||east||2° 45' 33.3"||189.77 mi||north||932.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Sat 3:36 PM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm|| S|
|Darwin||Sat 3:36 PM||817 km||507 miles||441 nm|| NNW|
|Cairns||Sat 4:06 PM||1250 km||776 miles||675 nm|| E|
|Dili||Sat 3:06 PM||1491 km||927 miles||805 nm|| NW|
|Eucla||Sat 2:51 PM||1492 km||927 miles||806 nm|| SSW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 4:06 PM||1760 km||1094 miles||950 nm|| NE|
|Adelaide *||Sat 4:36 PM||1808 km||1124 miles||976 nm|| SSE|
|Jayapura||Sat 3:06 PM||1964 km||1220 miles||1060 nm|| NNE|
|Manokwari||Sat 3:06 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| N|
|Brisbane||Sat 4:06 PM||2135 km||1326 miles||1153 nm|| ESE|
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