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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: 10%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 04:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 05' South, Longitude: 151° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.96 meters/second, 1504.6 km/hour, 934.9 miles/hour or 812.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.58 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 23' 06.4"934.70 miwest0° 03' 54.9"4.49 misouth934.51 mi
24 hours14° 45' 32.2"958.97 mieast0° 52' 37.7"60.35 misouth958.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsThu 2:06 PM695 km432 miles375 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneThu 2:06 PM834 km518 miles450 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyThu 2:06 PM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraThu 3:06 PM1490 km926 miles804 nmNortheast NE
Sydney *Thu 3:06 PM1528 km949 miles825 nmSouth S
Canberra *Thu 3:06 PM1700 km1057 miles918 nmSouth S
Port VilaThu 3:06 PM1793 km1114 miles968 nmEast E
Alice SpringsThu 1:36 PM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmWest-southwest WSW
Melbourne *Thu 3:06 PM2064 km1283 miles1115 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adelaide *Thu 2:36 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmSouthwest SW
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