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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 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 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: 139° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.25 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 849.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.30 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 26' 24.3"977.92 miwest0° 11' 01.8"12.64 misouth977.68 mi
24 hours13° 50' 08.1"936.99 mieast4° 03' 11.8"278.67 misouth970.17 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 AM243 km151 miles131 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyMon 10:36 AM847 km526 miles457 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsMon 10:36 AM859 km534 miles464 nmSoutheast SE
LaeMon 10:36 AM965 km600 miles521 nmNortheast NE
DarwinMon 10:06 AM979 km609 miles529 nmWest W
JayapuraMon 9:36 AM1026 km637 miles554 nmNorth N
ManokwariMon 9:36 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsMon 10:06 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliMon 9:36 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokMon 9:36 AM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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