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 06:14:00 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 06:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||132° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.10 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 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' 18.0"||941.80 mi||west||0° 05' 36.5"||6.43 mi||north||942.08 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 29.0"||906.05 mi||east||2° 45' 54.1"||190.17 mi||north||932.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Sat 3:44 PM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm|| SSE|
|Darwin||Sat 3:44 PM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Sat 3:14 PM||1370 km||852 miles||740 nm|| NNW|
|Eucla||Sat 2:59 PM||1436 km||892 miles||775 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Sat 4:14 PM||1449 km||901 miles||783 nm|| E|
|Adelaide *||Sat 4:44 PM||1864 km||1158 miles||1007 nm|| SSE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 4:14 PM||1928 km||1198 miles||1041 nm|| ENE|
|Manokwari||Sat 3:14 PM||2024 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| N|
|Jayapura||Sat 3:14 PM||2048 km||1272 miles||1106 nm|| NNE|
|Makassar||Sat 2:14 PM||2080 km||1292 miles||1123 nm|| NW|
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