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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 12:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 04' South, Longitude: 129° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.22 meters/second, 1599.2 km/hour, 993.7 miles/hour or 863.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.56 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miSouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 28' 23.0"993.52 miWest0° 12' 06.6"13.87 miSouth993.40 mi
24 hours13° 00' 48.8"893.34 miEast4° 40' 14.0"320.99 miSouth944.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BaucauSun 9:26 AM367 km228 miles198 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonSun 9:26 AM399 km248 miles216 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSun 9:26 AM460 km286 miles249 nmWest-southwest WSW
SameSun 9:26 AM473 km294 miles255 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuaiSun 9:26 AM527 km328 miles285 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinSun 9:56 AM616 km383 miles332 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KupangSun 8:26 AM733 km456 miles396 nmWest-southwest WSW
KendariSun 8:26 AM843 km524 miles455 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariSun 9:26 AM854 km531 miles461 nmNortheast NE
EndeSun 8:26 AM885 km550 miles478 nmWest-southwest WSW

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