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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 4:06:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 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° 22' 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"15.49 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miSouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"929.37 miWest0° 01' 49.7"2.10 miSouth929.28 mi
24 hours15° 10' 42.5"982.00 miEast0° 00' 01.1"0.02 miNorth982.00 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 PM147 km92 miles80 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsThu 1:36 PM333 km207 miles180 nmSouth S
DarwinThu 1:36 PM953 km592 miles515 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaThu 12:51 PM1292 km803 miles698 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsThu 2:06 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliThu 1:06 PM1585 km985 miles856 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Adelaide *Thu 2:36 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyThu 2:06 PM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneThu 2:06 PM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmEast-southeast ESE
PerthThu 12:06 PM2140 km1330 miles1156 nmSouthwest SW

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