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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 08:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 03' South, Longitude: 129° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.08 meters/second, 1497.9 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.51 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 24' 42.5"930.52 miwest0° 01' 16.9"1.47 minorth930.58 mi
24 hours13° 55' 21.0"898.95 mieast1° 07' 40.9"77.61 minorth905.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekSat 6:18 PM513 km319 miles277 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsSat 6:18 PM537 km334 miles290 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinSat 6:18 PM961 km597 miles519 nmNorth N
EuclaSat 5:33 PM1179 km733 miles637 nmSouth S
DiliSat 5:48 PM1445 km898 miles780 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsSat 6:48 PM1772 km1101 miles957 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdelaideSat 6:18 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthSat 4:48 PM1816 km1129 miles981 nmSouthwest SW
DenpasarSat 4:48 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarSat 4:48 PM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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