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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 05:06:00 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: 25%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 05:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||162° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.32 meters/second, 1542.0 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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' 26.3"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 25.9"||958.00 mi||west||0° 08' 04.9"||9.26 mi||north||958.38 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 16.7"||861.67 mi||east||3° 36' 14.4"||247.80 mi||north||903.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Sun 4:06 PM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Sun 4:06 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Sun 4:06 PM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Sun 4:06 PM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Sun 3:06 PM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| SW|
|Suva *||Sun 6:06 PM||1703 km||1058 miles||920 nm|| E|
|Cairns||Sun 3:06 PM||1784 km||1108 miles||963 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Sun 5:06 PM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Sun 3:06 PM||1832 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sun 5:06 PM||2017 km||1254 miles||1089 nm|| ENE|
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