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 06:20:00 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 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||130° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.13 meters/second, 1516.1 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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' 24.3"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 18.5"||941.86 mi||west||0° 05' 37.3"||6.45 mi||north||942.14 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 15.5"||905.86 mi||east||2° 46' 09.6"||190.47 mi||north||932.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Sat 3:50 PM||601 km||374 miles||325 nm|| SSE|
|Darwin||Sat 3:50 PM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm|| N|
|Dili||Sat 3:20 PM||1294 km||804 miles||699 nm|| NNW|
|Eucla||Sat 3:05 PM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm|| S|
|Cairns||Sat 4:20 PM||1600 km||994 miles||864 nm|| E|
|Adelaide *||Sat 4:50 PM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| SSE|
|Makassar||Sat 2:20 PM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| NW|
|Denpasar||Sat 2:20 PM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Sat 3:20 PM||2044 km||1270 miles||1104 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Sat 4:20 PM||2059 km||1279 miles||1112 nm|| ENE|
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