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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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 41' South
Longitude: 152° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.73 meters/second, 1496.6 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' 52.1"929.71 miwest0° 02' 02.3"2.34 misouth929.61 mi
24 hours15° 11' 25.2"983.12 mieast0° 04' 58.1"5.70 misouth982.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrisbaneThu 12:46 PM756 km470 miles408 nmSouth S
CairnsThu 12:46 PM799 km497 miles431 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyThu 12:46 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sydney *Thu 1:46 PM1464 km910 miles791 nmSouth S
HoniaraThu 1:46 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmNortheast NE
Canberra *Thu 1:46 PM1646 km1023 miles889 nmSouth S
Port VilaThu 1:46 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmEast E
Alice SpringsThu 12:16 PM1923 km1195 miles1039 nmWest-southwest WSW
Melbourne *Thu 1:46 PM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adelaide *Thu 1:16 PM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmSouthwest SW
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