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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' South, Longitude: 151° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.53 meters/second, 1513.9 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.68 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 22' 36.3"940.39 miwest0° 05' 51.1"6.71 misouth940.14 mi
24 hours15° 08' 06.5"989.97 mieast1° 39' 16.9"113.82 misouth991.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsWed 11:46 AM672 km418 miles363 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneWed 11:46 AM948 km589 miles512 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyWed 11:46 AM1164 km723 miles629 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraWed 12:46 PM1379 km857 miles745 nmNortheast NE
Sydney *Wed 12:46 PM1649 km1024 miles890 nmSouth S
Port VilaWed 12:46 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmEast E
Canberra *Wed 12:46 PM1823 km1133 miles985 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsWed 11:16 AM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraWed 10:46 AM2181 km1356 miles1178 nmNorthwest NW
Melbourne *Wed 12:46 PM2188 km1359 miles1181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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