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 06:56:00 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 06:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.14 meters/second, 1573.7 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 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' 28.8"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 51.1"||977.77 mi||west||0° 09' 59.0"||11.44 mi||north||978.15 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 45.3"||815.64 mi||east||4° 12' 22.0"||289.11 mi||north||870.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Mon 4:56 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| NNW|
|Cairns||Mon 4:56 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| SW|
|Lae||Mon 4:56 PM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| NNW|
|Gizo||Mon 5:56 PM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm|| ENE|
|Arawa||Mon 4:56 PM||1010 km||627 miles||545 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Mon 5:56 PM||1252 km||778 miles||676 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Mon 3:56 PM||1433 km||890 miles||774 nm|| NW|
|Brisbane||Mon 4:56 PM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm|| SSE|
|Darwin||Mon 4:26 PM||1967 km||1222 miles||1062 nm|| W|
|Alice Springs||Mon 4:26 PM||2013 km||1251 miles||1087 nm|| SW|
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