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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: 11%
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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 11' South
Longitude: 127° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.66 meters/second, 1503.6 km/hour, 934.3 miles/hour or 811.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.57 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 23' 05.1"934.03 miwest0° 03' 40.0"4.21 misouth933.86 mi
24 hours14° 45' 14.2"957.99 mieast0° 46' 37.4"53.46 misouth957.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Alice SpringsThu 3:16 PM764 km475 miles413 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinThu 3:16 PM926 km576 miles500 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EuclaThu 2:31 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmSouth S
DiliThu 2:46 PM1303 km810 miles704 nmNorth N
PerthThu 1:46 PM1746 km1085 miles943 nmSouthwest SW
DenpasarThu 1:46 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarThu 1:46 PM1881 km1168 miles1015 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsThu 3:46 PM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmEast E
Adelaide *Thu 4:16 PM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SurabayaThu 12:46 PM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmNorthwest NW
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