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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 04:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' South, Longitude: 133° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.60 meters/second, 1496.2 km/hour, 929.7 miles/hour or 807.9 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' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"929.43 miwest0° 01' 49.5"2.09 misouth929.34 mi
24 hours15° 10' 41.8"982.05 mieast0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth982.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekThu 1:36 PM165 km103 miles89 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsThu 1:36 PM339 km210 miles183 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinThu 1:36 PM946 km588 miles511 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaThu 12:51 PM1283 km798 miles693 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsThu 2:06 PM1401 km870 miles756 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliThu 1:06 PM1571 km976 miles848 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Adelaide *Thu 2:36 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyThu 2:06 PM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 12:06 PM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmSouthwest SW
BrisbaneThu 2:06 PM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmEast-southeast ESE
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