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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 02:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 40' South, Longitude: 157° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.76 meters/second, 1496.7 km/hour, 930.0 miles/hour or 808.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.50 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.2"929.78 miwest0° 02' 05.5"2.40 misouth929.68 mi
24 hours15° 11' 35.3"983.38 mieast0° 06' 14.2"7.15 misouth983.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrisbaneThu 12:26 PM856 km532 miles462 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NoumeaThu 1:26 PM991 km616 miles535 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaThu 1:26 PM1230 km764 miles664 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsThu 12:26 PM1257 km781 miles679 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraThu 1:26 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sydney *Thu 1:26 PM1571 km976 miles848 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyThu 12:26 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmNorthwest NW
Canberra *Thu 1:26 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Melbourne *Thu 1:26 PM2229 km1385 miles1203 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Thu 3:26 PM2262 km1406 miles1222 nmEast E
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