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 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: 36%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.24 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 849.9 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' 52.9"||978.02 mi||west||0° 10' 00.1"||11.46 mi||north||978.40 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 07.2"||815.10 mi||east||4° 12' 42.0"||289.49 mi||north||870.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Mon 5:16 PM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| NE|
|Cairns||Mon 5:16 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| SSE|
|Lae||Mon 5:16 PM||712 km||443 miles||385 nm|| NNE|
|Jayapura||Mon 4:16 PM||1165 km||724 miles||629 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Mon 4:46 PM||1442 km||896 miles||779 nm|| W|
|Alice Springs||Mon 4:46 PM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| SW|
|Manokwari||Mon 4:16 PM||1699 km||1056 miles||918 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Mon 6:16 PM||1764 km||1096 miles||953 nm|| E|
|Brisbane||Mon 5:16 PM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| SSE|
|Dili||Mon 4:16 PM||2075 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| W|
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