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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: 30%

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 Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 15' South, Longitude: 137° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.20 meters/second, 1505.5 km/hour, 935.5 miles/hour or 812.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.59 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 minorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 24' 34.0"935.28 miwest0° 03' 31.7"4.05 minorth935.46 mi
24 hours13° 50' 25.5"898.37 mieast1° 58' 57.7"136.38 minorth914.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount IsaSat 5:06 PM213 km132 miles115 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tennant CreekSat 4:36 PM354 km220 miles191 nmWest W
Alice SpringsSat 4:36 PM537 km334 miles290 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsSat 5:06 PM946 km588 miles511 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinSat 4:36 PM1118 km694 miles603 nmNorthwest NW
EuclaSat 3:51 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbySat 5:06 PM1583 km984 miles855 nmNortheast NE
Adelaide *Sat 5:36 PM1631 km1014 miles881 nmSouth S
BrisbaneSat 5:06 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmEast-southeast ESE
DiliSat 4:06 PM1823 km1133 miles984 nmNorthwest NW
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