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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 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' South, Longitude: 132° 37' 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' 49.2"2.09 misouth929.34 mi
24 hours15° 10' 40.8"982.03 mieast0° 00' 13.0"0.25 minorth982.04 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 1:38 PM203 km126 miles110 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsThu 1:38 PM353 km220 miles191 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinThu 1:38 PM934 km580 miles504 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaThu 12:53 PM1269 km788 miles685 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsThu 2:08 PM1449 km900 miles782 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliThu 1:08 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Adelaide *Thu 2:38 PM1680 km1044 miles907 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyThu 2:08 PM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 12:08 PM2080 km1293 miles1123 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraThu 1:08 PM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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