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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 12:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 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° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.74 meters/second, 1543.5 km/hour, 959.1 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 miSouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 24' 21.1"958.77 miWest0° 08' 59.2"10.30 miSouth958.47 mi
24 hours14° 36' 11.3"971.89 miEast3° 03' 13.3"210.00 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
CairnsTue 10:36 AM878 km546 miles474 nmWest W
GizoTue 11:36 AM911 km566 miles492 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraTue 11:36 AM964 km599 miles521 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbyTue 10:36 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneTue 10:36 AM1293 km804 miles698 nmSouth S
Port VilaTue 11:36 AM1549 km963 miles837 nmEast E
Sydney *Tue 11:36 AM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmSouth S
JayapuraTue 9:36 AM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmNorthwest NW
Canberra *Tue 11:36 AM2208 km1372 miles1192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenTue 12:36 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmNortheast NE

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