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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: 31%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 17' North, Longitude: 147° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.29 meters/second, 1613.9 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.4"1002.75 miwest0° 11' 48.0"13.51 misouth1002.94 mi
24 hours11° 42' 48.5"808.96 mieast4° 50' 15.7"332.41 misouth875.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraFri 6:32 AM971 km604 miles524 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaFri 7:32 AM1160 km721 miles627 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirFri 8:32 AM1276 km793 miles689 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyFri 7:32 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmSouth S
MelekeokFri 6:32 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariFri 6:32 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraFri 8:32 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 9:32 AM2229 km1385 miles1204 nmEast E
CairnsFri 7:32 AM2240 km1392 miles1210 nmSouth S
ManadoFri 5:32 AM2500 km1553 miles1350 nmWest W
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