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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 03:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 42' South, Longitude: 142° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.66 meters/second, 1496.4 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 808.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.50 miwest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"929.50 miwest0° 01' 55.8"2.21 misouth929.41 mi
24 hours15° 11' 04.2"982.53 mieast0° 02' 26.3"2.80 misouth982.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsThu 1:26 PM531 km330 miles287 nmNortheast NE
Tennant CreekThu 12:56 PM894 km556 miles483 nmWest W
Alice SpringsThu 12:56 PM966 km600 miles522 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrisbaneThu 1:26 PM1291 km802 miles697 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyThu 1:26 PM1336 km830 miles722 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinThu 12:56 PM1556 km967 miles840 nmNorthwest NW
Adelaide *Thu 1:56 PM1626 km1011 miles878 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Sydney *Thu 2:26 PM1683 km1046 miles909 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Canberra *Thu 2:26 PM1734 km1078 miles937 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EuclaThu 12:11 PM1834 km1140 miles990 nmSouthwest SW

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