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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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 49' South, Longitude: 153° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.73 meters/second, 1543.4 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.98 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 24' 21.0"958.82 miwest0° 08' 59.2"10.30 misouth958.52 mi
24 hours14° 36' 13.3"971.98 mieast3° 03' 10.0"209.95 misouth986.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsTue 10:36 AM850 km528 miles459 nmWest W
GizoTue 11:36 AM922 km573 miles498 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraTue 11:36 AM984 km612 miles532 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbyTue 10:36 AM994 km618 miles537 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneTue 10:36 AM1291 km802 miles697 nmSouth S
Port VilaTue 11:36 AM1578 km980 miles852 nmEast E
Sydney *Tue 11:36 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmSouth S
JayapuraTue 9:36 AM2043 km1269 miles1103 nmNorthwest NW
Canberra *Tue 11:36 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmSouth S
YarenTue 12:36 PM2233 km1387 miles1205 nmNortheast NE
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