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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 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 14' South, Longitude: 133° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.25 meters/second, 1505.7 km/hour, 935.6 miles/hour or 813.0 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' 35.3"935.40 miwest0° 03' 34.1"4.09 minorth935.59 mi
24 hours13° 49' 53.3"897.89 mieast1° 59' 49.5"137.37 minorth913.83 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 4:54 PM123 km76 miles66 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsSat 4:54 PM391 km243 miles211 nmSouth S
DarwinSat 4:54 PM895 km556 miles483 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSat 4:09 PM1339 km832 miles723 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSat 5:24 PM1377 km856 miles744 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliSat 4:24 PM1529 km950 miles826 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Adelaide *Sat 5:54 PM1714 km1065 miles925 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbySat 5:24 PM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraSat 4:24 PM2120 km1318 miles1145 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariSat 4:24 PM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmNorth N
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