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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 = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 2:36:00 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 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 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' South, Longitude: 139° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.31 meters/second, 1513.1 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.67 miWest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miSouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 22' 33.8"939.89 miWest0° 05' 44.0"6.57 miSouth939.64 mi
24 hours15° 08' 43.3"990.15 miEast1° 36' 14.4"110.34 miSouth991.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount IsaWed 12:36 PM185 km115 miles100 nmSouth S
NormantonWed 12:36 PM208 km129 miles112 nmNortheast NE
Tennant CreekWed 12:06 PM589 km366 miles318 nmWest W
CairnsWed 12:36 PM680 km422 miles367 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsWed 12:06 PM796 km495 miles430 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinWed 12:06 PM1203 km748 miles650 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyWed 12:36 PM1332 km827 miles719 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneWed 12:36 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmSoutheast SE
Adelaide *Wed 1:06 PM1761 km1094 miles951 nmSouth S
EuclaWed 11:21 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmSouthwest SW

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