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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 44' South, Longitude: 161° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.93 meters/second, 1544.2 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.99 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 24' 23.8"959.27 miwest0° 09' 02.8"10.37 misouth958.97 mi
24 hours14° 35' 15.5"971.32 mieast3° 04' 50.2"211.87 misouth986.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleTue 11:02 AM576 km358 miles311 nmEast E
HoniaraTue 11:02 AM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaTue 11:02 AM728 km452 miles393 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaTue 11:02 AM872 km542 miles471 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GizoTue 11:02 AM1003 km623 miles541 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneTue 10:02 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsTue 10:02 AM1718 km1068 miles928 nmWest W
Port MoresbyTue 10:02 AM1734 km1077 miles936 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenTue 12:02 PM1773 km1102 miles957 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Tue 1:02 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmEast E
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