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 07:56:00 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 07:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||134° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.46 meters/second, 1574.9 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 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"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 56.4"||978.50 mi||west||0° 10' 02.3"||11.50 mi||north||978.88 mi|
|24 hours||12° 02' 51.3"||814.02 mi||east||4° 13' 21.7"||290.25 mi||north||869.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Mon 5:26 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| W|
|Tennant Creek||Mon 5:26 PM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm|| S|
|Baucau||Mon 4:56 PM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm|| WNW|
|Dili||Mon 4:56 PM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| WNW|
|Alice Springs||Mon 5:26 PM||1253 km||778 miles||676 nm|| S|
|Manokwari||Mon 4:56 PM||1276 km||793 miles||689 nm|| N|
|Jayapura||Mon 4:56 PM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| NNE|
|Cairns||Mon 5:56 PM||1317 km||819 miles||711 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 5:56 PM||1429 km||888 miles||771 nm|| ENE|
|Makassar||Mon 3:56 PM||1838 km||1142 miles||993 nm|| WNW|
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