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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 07:06:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.08 meters/second, 1598.7 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.2 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' 30.6"||16.56 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.0"||993.36 mi||west||0° 10' 58.9"||12.58 mi||north||993.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 30.6"||780.90 mi||east||4° 29' 00.6"||308.11 mi||north||842.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Tue 6:06 PM||193 km||120 miles||104 nm|| SE|
|Gizo||Tue 6:06 PM||195 km||121 miles||105 nm|| W|
|Arawa||Tue 5:06 PM||408 km||253 miles||220 nm|| NW|
|Port Moresby||Tue 5:06 PM||1261 km||784 miles||681 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Tue 7:06 PM||1262 km||784 miles||682 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Tue 6:06 PM||1480 km||920 miles||799 nm|| SE|
|Cairns||Tue 5:06 PM||1686 km||1047 miles||910 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Tue 6:06 PM||1686 km||1048 miles||910 nm|| N|
|Tarawa||Tue 7:06 PM||1927 km||1198 miles||1041 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Tue 4:06 PM||2083 km||1294 miles||1125 nm|| WNW|
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