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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 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 41' South
Longitude: 154° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.74 meters/second, 1496.7 km/hour, 930.0 miles/hour or 808.1 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"929.75 miwest0° 02' 03.8"2.37 misouth929.64 mi
24 hours15° 11' 30.3"983.25 mieast0° 05' 36.1"6.42 misouth982.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrisbaneThu 12:36 PM770 km478 miles416 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsThu 12:36 PM1023 km635 miles552 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaThu 1:36 PM1236 km768 miles667 nmEast E
HoniaraThu 1:36 PM1369 km851 miles739 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaThu 1:36 PM1474 km916 miles796 nmEast E
Port MoresbyThu 12:36 PM1477 km918 miles798 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sydney *Thu 1:36 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Canberra *Thu 1:36 PM1706 km1060 miles921 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Melbourne *Thu 1:36 PM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsThu 12:06 PM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmWest-southwest WSW
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