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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 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 48' South
Longitude: 156° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.79 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 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' 21.8"958.95 miwest0° 09' 00.3"10.32 misouth958.65 mi
24 hours14° 35' 56.4"971.79 mieast3° 03' 39.5"210.52 misouth986.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraTue 11:26 AM822 km511 miles444 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoTue 11:26 AM855 km532 miles462 nmNorth N
CairnsTue 10:26 AM1104 km686 miles596 nmWest W
Port MoresbyTue 10:26 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaTue 11:26 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaTue 11:26 AM1325 km823 miles715 nmEast E
BrisbaneTue 10:26 AM1330 km826 miles718 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Sydney *Tue 11:26 AM2059 km1280 miles1112 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenTue 12:26 PM2068 km1285 miles1117 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraTue 9:26 AM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNorthwest NW
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