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 06:34:00 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 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.83 meters/second, 1543.8 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 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' 26.4"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 34.5"||959.13 mi||west||0° 08' 13.0"||9.42 mi||north||959.51 mi|
|24 hours||12° 55' 58.1"||858.89 mi||east||3° 38' 51.6"||250.80 mi||north||901.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sun 4:34 PM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm|| E|
|Port Moresby||Sun 4:34 PM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| NE|
|Alice Springs||Sun 4:04 PM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| SW|
|Darwin||Sun 4:04 PM||1205 km||749 miles||651 nm|| WNW|
|Jayapura||Sun 3:34 PM||1520 km||945 miles||821 nm|| N|
|Brisbane||Sun 4:34 PM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| SE|
|Manokwari||Sun 3:34 PM||1881 km||1169 miles||1015 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Sun 3:34 PM||1911 km||1187 miles||1032 nm|| WNW|
|Adelaide *||Sun 5:04 PM||2085 km||1296 miles||1126 nm|| S|
|Eucla||Sun 3:19 PM||2120 km||1317 miles||1145 nm|| SW|
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