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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: 6%

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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 40' South, Longitude: 147° 60' 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"978.35 miwest0° 11' 04.0"12.68 misouth978.11 mi
24 hours13° 48' 58.0"936.03 mieast4° 04' 20.2"279.98 misouth969.66 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 AM260 km162 miles141 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LaeMon 10:02 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsMon 10:02 AM629 km391 miles340 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BukaMon 10:02 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraMon 9:02 AM1291 km802 miles697 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraMon 11:02 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmEast E
BrisbaneMon 10:02 AM1827 km1135 miles986 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinMon 9:32 AM1869 km1162 miles1009 nmWest W
ManokwariMon 9:02 AM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsMon 9:32 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouthwest SW
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