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 06:24:00 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 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||129° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.14 meters/second, 1516.1 km/hour, 942.1 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' 18.9"||941.90 mi||west||0° 05' 37.8"||6.45 mi||north||942.19 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 06.6"||905.73 mi||east||2° 46' 20.1"||190.66 mi||north||932.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Sat 3:54 PM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm|| SE|
|Darwin||Sat 3:54 PM||738 km||459 miles||398 nm|| N|
|Dili||Sat 3:24 PM||1252 km||778 miles||676 nm|| NNW|
|Eucla||Sat 3:09 PM||1401 km||870 miles||756 nm|| S|
|Cairns||Sat 4:24 PM||1700 km||1057 miles||918 nm|| E|
|Makassar||Sat 2:24 PM||1914 km||1189 miles||1033 nm|| NW|
|Denpasar||Sat 2:24 PM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| NW|
|Adelaide *||Sat 4:54 PM||1958 km||1217 miles||1057 nm|| SSE|
|Perth||Sat 2:24 PM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| SW|
|Manokwari||Sat 3:24 PM||2064 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| NNE|
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