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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: 5%

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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 46' South, Longitude: 140° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.25 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 850.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.30 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 26' 24.4"977.87 miwest0° 11' 01.9"12.64 misouth977.62 mi
24 hours13° 50' 05.7"936.90 mieast4° 03' 14.1"278.70 misouth970.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WeipaMon 10:36 AM217 km135 miles117 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyMon 10:36 AM819 km509 miles442 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsMon 10:36 AM838 km521 miles453 nmSoutheast SE
LaeMon 10:36 AM941 km585 miles508 nmNortheast NE
DarwinMon 10:06 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmWest W
JayapuraMon 9:36 AM1023 km636 miles552 nmNorth N
ManokwariMon 9:36 AM1377 km855 miles743 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsMon 10:06 AM1475 km917 miles797 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliMon 9:36 AM1628 km1012 miles879 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraMon 11:36 AM2190 km1361 miles1182 nmEast E

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