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 07:16:00 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: 26%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||131° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.07 meters/second, 1544.6 km/hour, 959.8 miles/hour or 834.0 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' 26.6"||16.00 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.00 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 38.5"||959.67 mi||west||0° 08' 16.6"||9.49 mi||north||960.05 mi|
|24 hours||12° 54' 23.8"||857.56 mi||east||3° 40' 05.0"||252.20 mi||north||900.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Sun 4:46 PM||413 km||256 miles||223 nm|| N|
|Alice Springs||Sun 4:46 PM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm|| SSE|
|Suai||Sun 4:16 PM||997 km||619 miles||538 nm|| NW|
|Same||Sun 4:16 PM||997 km||619 miles||538 nm|| NW|
|Dili||Sun 4:16 PM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm|| NW|
|Cairns||Sun 5:16 PM||1557 km||967 miles||841 nm|| E|
|Manokwari||Sun 4:16 PM||1722 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Sun 4:01 PM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| S|
|Makassar||Sun 3:16 PM||1775 km||1103 miles||958 nm|| NW|
|Jayapura||Sun 4:16 PM||1833 km||1139 miles||989 nm|| NE|
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