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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 00:16:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 46' South, Longitude: 158° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.86 meters/second, 1543.9 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.99 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 24' 22.6"959.03 miwest0° 09' 01.3"10.34 misouth958.73 mi
24 hours14° 35' 37.4"971.51 mieast3° 04' 12.4"211.13 misouth986.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraTue 11:16 AM714 km444 miles386 nmNorth N
GizoTue 11:16 AM872 km542 miles471 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleTue 11:16 AM907 km564 miles490 nmEast E
Port VilaTue 11:16 AM1046 km650 miles565 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaTue 11:16 AM1086 km675 miles586 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsTue 10:16 AM1388 km863 miles750 nmWest W
BrisbaneTue 10:16 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyTue 10:16 AM1434 km891 miles774 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenTue 12:16 PM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Tue 1:16 PM2114 km1314 miles1142 nmEast E

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