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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 03:58:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 12' South, Longitude: 120° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.94 meters/second, 1511.8 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.66 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 22' 29.7"939.07 miwest0° 05' 32.2"6.35 misouth938.83 mi
24 hours15° 09' 39.4"990.39 mieast1° 31' 13.5"104.59 misouth991.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HedlandWed 11:58 AM203 km126 miles110 nmSouthwest SW
DenpasarWed 11:58 AM1279 km795 miles691 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliWed 12:58 PM1317 km818 miles711 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinWed 1:28 PM1369 km851 miles739 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalangWed 10:58 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthWed 11:58 AM1476 km917 miles797 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsWed 1:28 PM1509 km937 miles815 nmEast-southeast ESE
SurabayaWed 10:58 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarWed 11:58 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmNorth N
EuclaWed 12:43 PM1638 km1018 miles884 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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