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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 04:06:00 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 04:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 13' South, Longitude: 118° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.91 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.65 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 22' 29.3"938.99 miwest0° 05' 31.1"6.33 misouth938.75 mi
24 hours15° 09' 44.6"990.41 mieast1° 30' 44.2"104.03 misouth991.20 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 12:06 PM128 km79 miles69 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KarrathaWed 12:06 PM220 km137 miles119 nmSouthwest SW
DenpasarWed 12:06 PM1210 km752 miles653 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangWed 11:06 AM1375 km854 miles742 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliWed 1:06 PM1423 km884 miles768 nmNortheast NE
PerthWed 12:06 PM1431 km889 miles773 nmSouth S
SurabayaWed 11:06 AM1448 km900 miles782 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinWed 1:36 PM1546 km960 miles835 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarWed 12:06 PM1563 km971 miles844 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsWed 1:36 PM1697 km1054 miles916 nmEast-southeast ESE
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