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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 05:56:00 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: 36%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 05:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||163° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.81 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 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' 28.6"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 45.9"||977.04 mi||west||0° 09' 55.6"||11.37 mi||north||977.42 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 40.5"||817.27 mi||east||4° 11' 20.7"||287.94 mi||north||872.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Mon 4:56 PM||509 km||317 miles||275 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Mon 4:56 PM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| NW|
|Port Vila||Mon 4:56 PM||764 km||475 miles||412 nm|| SE|
|Gizo||Mon 4:56 PM||883 km||549 miles||477 nm|| NW|
|Noumea||Mon 4:56 PM||1104 km||686 miles||596 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Mon 5:56 PM||1403 km||872 miles||757 nm|| NNE|
|Suva *||Mon 6:56 PM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Mon 5:56 PM||1790 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| ENE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 3:56 PM||1810 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Mon 5:56 PM||1889 km||1174 miles||1020 nm|| NE|
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