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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 = Monday, November 12, 2012 at 12:02:00 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: 6%

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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 40' South, Longitude: 148° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.44 meters/second, 1574.8 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.31 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.2"978.30 miWest0° 11' 04.1"12.68 miSouth978.05 mi
24 hours13° 48' 55.8"935.93 miEast4° 04' 22.5"280.00 miSouth969.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbyMon 10:02 AM271 km169 miles147 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LaeMon 10:02 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsMon 10:02 AM641 km398 miles346 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BukaMon 10:02 AM986 km613 miles532 nmNortheast NE
ArawaMon 10:02 AM1003 km623 miles541 nmNortheast NE
GizoMon 11:02 AM1020 km634 miles551 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraMon 11:02 AM1303 km810 miles704 nmEast E
JayapuraMon 9:02 AM1309 km813 miles707 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneMon 10:02 AM1819 km1130 miles982 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinMon 9:32 AM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmWest W

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