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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 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 41' South, Longitude: 149° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.71 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 929.9 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"929.67 miwest0° 02' 00.6"2.31 misouth929.57 mi
24 hours15° 11' 20.1"982.99 mieast0° 04' 20.1"4.97 misouth982.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MackayThu 12:56 PM86 km53 miles46 nmSouthwest SW
Lindeman IslandThu 12:56 PM89 km55 miles48 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsThu 12:56 PM599 km372 miles323 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneThu 12:56 PM817 km508 miles441 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyThu 12:56 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sydney *Thu 1:56 PM1466 km911 miles792 nmSouth S
Canberra *Thu 1:56 PM1619 km1006 miles874 nmSouth S
HoniaraThu 1:56 PM1651 km1026 miles892 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsThu 12:26 PM1681 km1045 miles908 nmWest-southwest WSW
Adelaide *Thu 1:26 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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